Issue 9 | The Answer is Biodiesel
By Michael Briggs
Published Nov. 30, 2004 9:00 p.m.
Trade in your Prius and buy a VW! What's better than hybrids and better than fuel cells? According to UNH researcher Michael Briggs, the answer is Biodiesel. Read his manifesto to find out why biodiesel is cheaper and more environmentally-friendly to produce, ready for large-scale production, and usable in existing automobiles. The results may surprise you.
About Michael Briggs |
The UNH Biodiesel Group is working on improving the technology for growing algae on waste streams for biodiesel production. UNH has ﬁled a provisional patent application and is seeking partners to develop the technology.