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Old 03-21-2007, 12:07 AM
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Originally Posted by GRIESL View Post
Very little emissions--using b100 to produce b100. Seems like a win/win. My car idling on b100 for an hour while I run a compressor has got to produce less emission than the coal fired plant my utility buys from, no?
You are aware that using B100 will emit MORE NOx than using petro diesel right?

The amount of CO2 that a coal fired plant (if that's even what is used to provide the energy for your area) to produce enough watts to power a generator for 1 hour is undoubtedly less than what you are emitting when running a DIESEL engine for the same amount of time.

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