Wednesday, August 13, 2008

Lab makes renewable diesel fuel from E. coli poop!!

"Fossil fuels that keep our planet running -- oil, natural gas and coal -- were created from the decomposition of plants, plankton and other organic material over millions of years. Scientists all over the globe today are working to create fuels with the same properties, but without that pesky 100 million-year wait." It is really exciting to see research going in many directions. I think solving our energy needs requires multiple answers.

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