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New Pages - Reflux Stills and Alcohol Calculations

Good Morning Readers,

I have been hard at work in my shed(Alcohol Fuel Plant) getting ready for the fall.  I am going to challenge my University of Maine mechanical engineering students to replicate Brazil’s successful sugar cane based biofuel program using typha(cattails) as a feedstock.  80 more words

Renewable Energy

Grounded Podcast: Tree-Powered Planes!

Just southeast of Jefferson, Oregon, 85 acres of hybrid poplar trees have a special mission: demonstrate how poplars can be quickly and economically grown, harvested, and converted into renewable biofuels. 146 more words

Renewable Energy

Wireless Charging Roads for Electric Cars

Were it not for the charging, it is practically a no-brainer for many to buy an electric car. What if you no longer need to queue up for fossil fuel and were able to recharge your car on the go? 27 more words

Good News

Budget 2017 Reveals Canadian Government's Commitment in Sustainable Urban Mobility

Budget 2017 proposes to invest $21.9 billion over 11 years to support green infrastructure that will advance Canada’s efforts to build a clean economy. Budget 2017 proposes an additional $120-million for a national recharging and refuelling network for electric, natural gas and hydrogen vehicles, and technology demonstration projects. 741 more words

Urban Mobility

5 Foods fueling my runs

I have done a lot of experimenting with alternative, home made fuel this training cycle.

Today I am joining up with the  Friday Five 2.0… 591 more words

Food

MARTA goes green with electric bus for St. Patrick's Day

MARTA will celebrate St. Patrick’s Day this morning by unveiling a new electric bus.

The 40-foot Proterra Catalyst battery-electric bus is on loan to the agency as it explores cleaner transportation options. 123 more words

Life

MARTA goes green with electric bus for St. Patrick's Day

MARTA will celebrate St. Patrick’s Day this morning by unveiling a new electric bus.

The 40-foot Proterra Catalyst battery-electric bus is on loan to the agency as it explores cleaner transportation options. 123 more words

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