Category Archives: Renewable fuel

Fraud in renewable energy? Say not.

EPA adopts a voluntary quality assurance program to address past issues with Renewable Identification Numbers for compliance with the Renewable Fuels Standard. Continue reading

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Building the energy future

From the biofuels perspective it is continued subsidies and regulated demand.  Continue reading

Not a surprise

Renewable energy mandates raise Colorado energy bills. Continue reading

It’s not much, but it is an increase

Duke Power is raising electric rates so that they can develop future renewable energy sources. Continue reading

Biofuel scam

A Houston man was arrested for defrauding the government of $29 million by selling renewable fuel credits for biofuel he never produced. Continue reading

A detour on the road to green

Germany’s goal of becoming the first major industrialized nation with a renewable, green power system detours to lignite. Continue reading

Naval algae

The Navy is supporting biofuel algae research in order to reduce the cost of green fuel.  Do green ships project sea power? Continue reading

Another navy goes green

The Royal Australian Navy will be biofuel capable in six years. Continue reading

How much algae?

A new report on green fuel says that 30% of our fuel demands if we just converted the untillable land to algae production.  Continue reading

Biofuels fanatics just don’t get it.

So here’s a wide eyed stupid item about how corn waste doesn’t do well on producing energy and avoiding producing carbon dioxide.

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The horrors of coal

A rather muddled piece on Big Carbon, coal, nuclear and renewable energy from the Guardian.  Continue reading

E85 Economy

Based on an unscientific survey of pump prices, the annual cost of E85 versus E10 fuel for a 2013 Dodge Ram is 1.33% more. Continue reading

May we have more renewable fuels, please?

The renewable fuels industry protests the reduction in the renewable fuels standard.  Continue reading

The price of going green

The Pentagon is paying $150/gallon for green jet fuel when the ungreen stuff is $2.88. Continue reading

Carter versus Reagan

Carter had a higher energy IQ than Reagan?  Continue reading

Top 100 green power

The EPA has published a list of the top 100 green power users.  29 of the users are government entities.  The list might be more believable if it were made up of users that didn’t have the unlimited public purse.

Wind industry under siege

Siege being defined as the low cost of gas and the end of federal subsidies.  Continue reading

Public school green

Indiana University Bloomington Shool of Public and Environmental Affairs is proud of purchasing green energy credits, showing their commitment to sustainability.  Higher priced energy purchased with public money?.

Renewable energy to the rescue?

Ukraine is seeking investments in renewable energy to reduce dependence on Russian gas.  Continue reading

Renwable is a big Joke.

Why do we ignore basics.