Tag Archive for 'natural gas'

Food waste makes fuel for cars

February 10th, 2012 by Fraunhofer Institute for Interfacial Engineering and Biotechnology IGB

Researchers have developed a facility that ferments food waste to make methane, which can be used to power vehicles. Drivers who fill up with natural gas instead of gasoline or diesel spend less on fuel and are more environmentally friendly.

The benefit of a natural gas pipeline from the continent to Guernsey

June 8th, 2010 by Paul Garlick

The production of biogas or bio-methane from the anaerobic digestion of organic matter has been receiving attention as an energy source. Unfortunately its application in the Channel Islands is frustrated because there isn’t the infrastructure here to supply natural gas (methane). The Guernsey Gas pipeline network supplies Liquid Petroleum Gas (LPG), which is a mixture […]