Discussion in 'Science and Technology' started by Gunny, Jun 3, 2008.
more ... Biofuels: What do the experts think? - CNN.com
Turning Algae Into Gasoline
Yeah, you said that before.
All these things will happen very quickly because the demand for oil is growing.
For $10,000 you can buy a machine that will produce enthanol in your own backyard for $1 a gallon. It can produce 35 gallons a week by combining sugar, yeast, and water.
GM is building a $300 million dollar plant to produce oil from garbage.
The human race has infinite ingenuity, and we will solve this problem.
Ethanol is a wash. It creates too much pollution.
If the human race has infinite ingenuity, how come it can't do something simple like find someone with a brain to run for President of the US?
I have a friend who runs on biodiesel. He collects the oil from restaurants, and refined it with a really simply process. It costs him 50 cents a gallon, so he's saving about 90% on fuel.
Don't tell GunnyL.
He thinks it can't be done.
Remember the last four letters of American are ICAN.
Imagine how embarrassing it would be to have to take your car into the shop because the injectors got clogged with little bits of fried chicken.
Australia's Qantas makes first commercial biofuel flight - Yahoo! News
Australia's Qantas Friday launched the nation's first commercial flight using a mixture of refined cooking oil, saying it would not survive if it relied solely on traditional jet fuel.
"We need to get ready for a future that is not based on traditional jet fuel or frankly we don't have a future," Qantas chief executive Alan Joyce said.
Nobody with a brain wants the job.
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