If there's one biofuel that's truly an endless supply, it would have to be human poop. A waste treatment plant located in Orange County, California is producing hydrogen created from sewage. The Orange County Sanitation District claims it can make hydrogen cheaply by processing solid waste and feeding it to
microbes that turn it into methane.
This will then be used to power fuel cells in the Hyundai Tuscon, which will be made available for leasing later this spring in a limited area around Los Angeles. The fuel will be pumped to local
stations, making it possible for Hyundai to put its car on the streets. Right now, there are only about 10 hydrogen fuel pumps in the entire state, and most are supplied with hydrogen that’s made from natural gas.
Just two decades ago, SUVs were all the rage. And then...the gasoline prices got out of control and car owners began to feel the conscientious of their carbon footprint. Born out of those two conditions was the crossover, which has been going strong ever since. A consistent mainstay in the crossover class has been the Nissan Rogue. Read more
Keeping a jeep well equipped and well maintained helps one in ensuring great driving experience. One can go for a ride whenever needed or wished when the jeep is in a good position. Ensuring that the vehicle is working smooth and is in good condition needs time to time maintenance. With time, some parts tends to get damaged and the performance of tires and engines decreases as well. Things call for the replacement of the essential parts without which the vehicle cannot perform at all. One cannot take a risk driving with damaged parts as it might end up in a disaster. Read more
March is already here, which means spring is just around the corner. And while many are welcoming the season of change with open arms, experienced drivers know that spring can be a particularly dangerous season for driving. Spring is loaded with hazards that can cause serious damage, which means you’ll have to finance collision repair for your car. But more importantly, these hazards could lead to an accident that results in serious injuries or worse. In order to keep yourself and your family safe this spring, here are 4 useful driving tips to remember next time you’re on the road. Read more