Company Turns Trees Into Gasoline Replacement

Update: March 12. ZeaChem announced today that it is now producing commercial-grade cellulosic chemicals and ethanol at its Oregon plant. The goal is to replace the petroleum that powers 96% of our vehicles with something more environmentally friendly, preferably produced domestically and renewable. To that end California has awarded $4.6 million to ... Read More...

Big Oil Fights Big Ag

By John Addison (2/8/10)   Americans are spending 20 percent of their income on transportation. In the average two-car household the percentage is often higher. Big Oil and Big Ag are fighting for their share of that money. Petroleum use has started to drop in the United States as we have fewer cars  and more ... Read More...