Money Is All That’s Green in Biodiesel

By | 2017-03-22T08:01:14+00:00 February 7th, 2012|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Bio-fuels, Diesel, Environment, Food and Wine, Politics|

By Stephen Leahy UXBRIDGE, Canada, Jan 19, 2012 (IPS) - The only green in biodiesel fuel is the money producers make from it, new research has revealed. Most biodiesel production is making climate change worse not better, studies show. Biodiesel from palm oil plantations may be the world's dirtiest fuel - far worse than burning [...]

Jan Kreider on algae as a fuel

By | 2017-03-22T08:05:15+00:00 May 17th, 2010|Categories: Alternative Fuels, Automobiles and Energy, Bio-fuels, carlist.com, Diesel, Video, youtube.com|

Dr. Jan F. Kreider, PE is both the Founding Director of the University of Colorados Joint Center for Energy Management and Professor Emeritus of Engineering. Jan Kreider talked to me, Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, www.carlist.com, talks about life cycle analysis and which fuels are better. According to Kreider the best biofuel is algae. Does algae [...]

Christophe Georges, Bentley, 2010 NAIAS

By | 2017-03-22T08:05:29+00:00 January 20th, 2010|Categories: 2010 Detroit auto show (NAIAS), Alternative Fuels, Automobiles and Energy, Automotive executives, Bentley, Bio-fuels, Car shows, Emissions, Environment, Ethanol, Fuel economy, Green cars, Manufacturers, Video, youtube.com|

2010 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS), Detroit, MI- Chistrophe Georges is the President and Chief Operating Officer, Bentley Motors, Inc. Georges talks about the engine in the Mulsanne. Is it the same as the one in the Arnage? Georges, says yes and no. It is a 6.75 liter V-8, but it is totally redesigned.  [...]

John DeCicco, University of Michigan

By | 2017-03-22T08:05:33+00:00 November 23rd, 2009|Categories: Alternative Fuels, Alternative vehicles, Automobiles and Energy, batteries, Bio-fuels, Diesel, electric vehicles (EV), electricity, Fuel cells, Hybrids, Hydrogen, Plugin-electric vehicles, Technology, Travel & Leisure, Video, youtube.com, Zero Emission Vehicles (ZEV)|Tags: , , , , , |

John M. DeCicco Senior Lecturer, University of Michigan School of Natural Resources and Environment Carlist was at an event held by BMW Corporation, where DeCicco talked about CO2 emissions. DeCicco talked about CO2 and had some great slides to illustrate the importance of decreasing CO2 emissions. According to the International Energy Agency (IEA),in 2005, about [...]