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Totals Propane Diesel
Energy Requirement: 35,000 BTU 35,000 BTU
Total Volume required: 84,300 L 129,000 L
Total Fuel Cost: $345,000 $459,000
Energy Requirement:
Propane: 35,000 BTU
Diesel: 35,000 BTU
Total Volume required:
Propane: 84,300 L
Diesel: 84,300 L
Total Fuel Cost:
Propane: $345,000
Diesel: $459,000
Propane is less more than Diesel by $338,877.05 or equivalent to $13.56 per GJ
This is exclusive of any carbon tax, which is more significant for diesel vs propane. Lower emissions when using Propane vs Diesel.

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