Don't miss our updated 2010 diesel cars overview or 2011 diesel cars post! While the rest of the world is crazy about diesel technology for its fuel efficiency, the USâ€™s stringent emission regulations introduced in 2008 are preventing several otherwise great diesel cars from … [Read more...] about Overview of 2009 diesel cars
As entrepreneurs turn their attention to second generation, non-food biocrops, a new potential issue arises. Many of these plants, like Jatropha, are basically weeds that can grow anywhere. Will these weeds escape from biofuel harvesting areas and become invasive species, like … [Read more...] about Non-food biocrops for biodiesel. The next invasive super weeds?
School Buses are nearly a perfect fit for biodiesel. They travel local, well planed short routes so they can always be refueled from a biodiesel facility so that the driver doesnâ€™t have to settle for fossil fuels in a crunch. A couple of years back Gloucester Co. started a … [Read more...] about Virginia school district switches school buses to biodiesel
Previously we talked about Jatropha as a new biodiesel source here, here, and here. Now The Naples Daily News reports that My Dream Fuel LLC is has been cultivating a Jatropha SW Florida. Jatropha produces four times the fuel per acre than soy and ten times more than corn. … [Read more...] about Jatropha taking root in Florida as new biodiesel source plant