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Permalink 03:08:28 pm, Categories: News, 89 words   English (US)

ChevronTexaco removes Biodiesel from Wikipedia

The recently announced wikiscanner has been used by folks to tie many "interesting" edits of wikipedia (the most popular online encyclopedia) back to the organizations making the changes.
Readers of the Wired ThreatLevel blog have noted that ChevronTexaco deleted the entire entry on Biodiesel! You can see their edit here. The IP address used to make the edits was "" which reverses to "".

In related news:
Exxon modified the entry on the Exxon Valdez oil spill to say that "species in Prince William Sound were never affected ".



Permalink 01:44:00 pm, Categories: Announcements [A], News, 36 words   English (US)

Who Killed The Electric Car - Free Showing Cocoa Beach

The Cocoa Beach Public Library is showing Who Killed The Electric Car at 2pm on Wednesday August 15th. Admission is free, healthy snacks are provided, and a panel discussion will follow.

Who Killed The Electric Car?



Permalink 01:54:22 pm, Categories: Announcements [A], 49 words   English (US)

Aug 5 - Miami: Bio TDI Club Get-Together & Environmental Fair

Sol Atlantic Biodiesel and SMU Lending is sponsoring a Bio TDI Club Get-Together & Environmental Fair on Sunday August 5th in Miami.

  • Price: $10 per car
  • Appearances by Florida Department of Environmental Protection, Hands on Miami, EPower Marine, Cyclone Power, Animal Aid, Esserman Volkswagen
  • Open to the public

Location map

Permalink 01:50:06 pm, Categories: News, 74 words   English (US)

Biodiesel in Florida - Updates

Miami Herald article updates news about biodiesel happenings in Florida. Of note:

  • Agri-Source Fuels spinning up 120 million gallon per yer, multi-feedstock plant in Dade City. If successful it would be the biggest in the US.
  • McLure Oil looks for 60 million gallons of their product.
  • Jim Robertson is at BioFuelsConnect in Orlando, a brokerage service for ethanol/biofuels.
  • Suppliers note that most buyers will use biodiesel when it is cheaper than petro-diesel, but not otherwise.


Permalink 09:42:27 pm, Categories: Announcements [A], 91 words   English (US)

Electric Maxi-Scooter in town at July 22 event

Vectrix Electric Maxi-Scooter
Charles from the Florida Electric Auto Association will be bringing a brand new Vectrix Electric Maxi-Scooter to the Summer Fest event (that Brevard Biodiesel is also part of) on July 22nd at the Eau Gallie Civic Center.
While waiting for plug-in biodiesel hybrids to arrive, the Vectrix is available today.

Max Speed 62 mph / 100 km/h
Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h) - 6.8 seconds
Range 68 miles (110 km) @ 25 mph (40 km/h) Simulated urban driving - 5 hours
Regenerative braking
Recharge Time 2 hours (80% charge)
Bluetooth wireless sytems diagnostics and communication
Weight 462lb
Cost $11k
Emissions Zero

YouTube vid


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