Poll: Next big "green" powertrain
What will be the next big "green" powertrain in the U.S.?
General Motors and the U.S. Department of Energy announced a five-year partnership to help develop the potential of the jatropha plant as a sustainable biofuel energy crop.
08 February, 2010 08:24:00New lineup of GMâ€™s heavy-duty diesel pickups will have B20 biodiesel capability, the company announced at the National Biodiesel Conference.
04 February, 2010 11:01:00Daimler AG has started a new project for the cultivation of the biodiesel raw material jatropha in the south of India.
25 February, 2009 05:41:00After first introducing its clean diesel technology on the race track in 2008, Volkswagen of America announced it will use B5 biodiesel to power its race cars, transport vehicles and generators during the 2009 Jetta TDI Cup season.
23 November, 2008 05:39:00Modern diesels are cleaner than ever before. To show how efficient they are, the latest generation made its debut recently on the racetrack proving that even in full race driving conditions diesel vehicles can remain clean and green ... and highly fuel- efficient!
23 October, 2008 04:36:00The Carbon Trust has launched the world's biggest algae biofuel project - Algae Biofuels Challenge, with an ambitious mission to commercialize the use of algae biofuel as an alternative to fossil based oil by 2020.
05 June, 2008 05:42:00A new technology that it is claimed can capture the CO2 from your car and convert it to biofuel is about to be unveiled for the first time.
30 May, 2008 08:07:00At the 2008 Le Mans 24 Hours on 14/15 June, the three Audi R10 TDI prototypes entered by Audi Sport Team Joest will race for the first time with the next generation of Biodiesel manufactured from Biowaste and promising a reduction in the emission of CO2 by almost 90 per cent when compared with traditional diesel.
21 April, 2008 12:00:00The world's first industrial scale biomass to liquid (BTL) plant has opened in Freiberg, Germany. Touted as the world's largest second generation biofuel refinery, the
03 March, 2008 12:00:00US researchers have found that many local biodiesel blends do not contain the advertised amount of biofuel. A study by a chemist at Woods
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