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Give Your Truck a Caffeine Jolt: Spent Coffee Grounds as a Biodiesel
Green Lifestyle  (tags: alternative fuel, biodiesel, coffee, fossil fuels )

- 2786 days ago -
Research shows that spent coffee grounds could become viable, inexpensive and pleasant smelling source for biodiesel.
Sports Play Its Part In Raising Eco-Awareness
Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, eco-friendly, sports, conservation, carbon offset, Japan, soccer, biodiesel, fan, appeal, environment quiz, clean up, climate changes )

- 2922 days ago -
On a break in a Kashima Antlers soccer game last year, defender Daiki Iwamasa appeared on the big screen along with two other players at the J. League soccer club's home stadium, begging fans for an unusual favor. He asked for the fan's used cooking oil.
Michigan Schools Embrace Wind Power, Biodiesel
Green Lifestyle  (tags: wind turbines, soybeans, sunflowers, biodiesel )

- 3631 days ago -
LISTEN A rural school district in Michigan has gone green. One school powers itself with wind turbines, and students soon will press oil from soybeans and sunflowers for biodiesel. The Laker district's efforts are saving money -- and preparing kids for gre
Earth Day Expo: Going Green Brooklyn Style
Green Lifestyle  (tags: greenproducts, environment, eco-friendly, green, greenliving, energy, Sustainabililty, conservation, organic, green, Brooklyn, nyc, recycling, compost, e-waste, biodiesel )

- 3638 days ago -
Habana Outpost hosts the Earth Day Expo with a celebration of all things green happening right here in Brooklyn. An Expo the way that only ONLY 'New York's first solar powered restaurant' and Eco-Eatery-extraordinaire can do.
Learn How To Make Biodiesel On YouTube : Gas 2.0
Green Lifestyle  (tags: activism, alternative fuels, appleseed, B100, biodiesel, biofuel, diesel, diy, fuel, home and garden, homebrew, homemade, howto, oil, reactor, transportation, video, youtube )

- 3664 days ago -
Trying to learn how to make biodiesel, or interested in seeing how it's done? It always helps to get a visual, and you may not be aware that there are currently enough biodiesel videos on YouTube to develop an entire college course on the subject.
Biodiesel Guide: 7 Steps to Buying a Diesel
Green Lifestyle  (tags: biodiesel, biofuel, cars, automobiles, biofuel, green, greenliving, eco-friendly, environmentalist, Sustainabililty, transportation, howto, diy, doityourself )

- 3717 days ago -
Thinking about 'converting' to biodiesel? It's not as hard as you think. This series of posts is intended for readers looking to start using biodiesel by finding an older diesel vehicle, 'converting it', and then finding a local fuel source.
Gambling on Green
Green Lifestyle  (tags: biodiesel, carbon-footprint, carbondioxide, eco-friendly, coolstuff, energy, greentechnology, recycling )

- 3744 days ago -
Gray's Harbor near Seattle has just opened the nation's largest biodiesel plant.
How to Get 76 MPG
Green Lifestyle  (tags: biodiesel, fuel economy, fuel, diesel, VW, greenliving, greentechnology, transportation, automobilesauto )

- 3746 days ago -
We don't need new technology to save us, just a little ingenuity. After a few minor tweaks, Ernie Rogers can get up to 76 mpg in his 2003 VW diesel Beetle: Rogers' car included several refinements: a drag reducing device, low friction tires, & biodiesel.
Dancing Rabbit Ecovillage on Fox News St. Louis, Missouri
Green Lifestyle  (tags: Sustainabililty, greenliving, eco-friendly, solar, ecovillage, intentional community, dancing rabbit, biodiesel, wind, off-grid )

- 3773 days ago -
It's both primitive and high-tech all at once. It's called an ecovillage-based on the belief it actually "is" easy being green. Fox News at an ecovillage in Missouri to see whether it's a nice place to visit or if you'd want to live there.
Dreamer Hits the Road in a Biofueled RV
Green Lifestyle  (tags: eco-friendly, greenliving, recycled, transportation, biodiesel, biofuels )

- 3812 days ago -
He gave up his day job last November and used all his savings to travel 15,000 miles around the country in a 34-foot RV he named the "bio Trekker." His dream is to sell the idea of RVs powered by biodiesel. That's all Adams uses
5 Ways to Reduce Your Dependence on Foreign Oil
Green Lifestyle  (tags: biodiesel, hybrids, b100, hyrbrid, biofuel, SVO, alternative fuels, cars, transportation, greenliving, emissions, public transportation, diesels )

- 3819 days ago -
Trying to improve your gas mileage? Use biodiesel? Or just want to save a buck? With all the hoopla around different fuel and vehicle choices these days, it's easy to be confused. Hybrids? Diesels? Biofuels? Which one of these choices is best for you?
Inital Thoughts on the Carbon Balance of SVO
Green Lifestyle  (tags: alternative vehicle, SVO, straight vegetable oil, biodiesel, GHGs, emissions, biofuels )

- 3827 days ago -
Waste vegetable oil is typically picked up by chemical companies that ship it to China for processing. There, it's turned into pet food or cosmetic bases and is shipped back to the US. If that's true, using vegetable oil as fuel decreases CO2 emissions.
Fined for Using Alternative Fuel
Green Lifestyle  (tags: cars, alternative fuels, taxes, fines, biodiesel )

- 3930 days ago -
A musician converts his Mercedes to run on vegetable oil, places a bumper sticker on his car saying so, and gets a $1,000 fine for not paying gas taxes. Carolina officials say citizens must post a $2,500 bond before they can use vegetable oil as fuel.

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