Come Celebrate The Worlds First Snowkite Expedition At Fargo Theatre Saturday

Saturday, March 1st, they’ll make their premier presentation of the expedition from 9 am to noon at the historic Fargo Theater  Help celebrate the worlds first complete Snowkiting expedition across ND From the Canadian border in the north, to the state line in the south, extreme endurance athletes Sam Salwei, Jason Magness and Paul Cassedy snowkited…
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Coming Soon From VW: A 69.9 MPG Diesel Hybrid

"It’s official – Volkswagen is unveiling a hybrid to challenge the mighty Toyota Prius And not just any hybrid, but a diesel-electric hybrid it says will deliver 69 mpg." Now if they run that on B 100 Biodiesel, it would truly be a full renewable fuel hybrid.  New energy balance study shows Biodiesel EVEN BETTER than…
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Loremo: New German Auto Gets 150 Mpg

"Loremo, which stands for "low resistance mobile," combines an efficient diesel engine with low weight and minimal drag to get upwards of 150 mpg." It’s interesting to see what auto manufacturers can do when they put their minds to improving fuel efficiency while keeping the retail cost in mind.  They use a lot higher blends of biodiesel in Europe than the US with…
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GM And Coskata May Have Potential

General Motors (GM) says it is investing in a fledgling company that claims its secret process could be able to make ethanol from waste in large quantity as soon as 2010 for $1 a gallon or less, half the cost of making gasoline. Here’s the article online: General Motors finances ethanol maker Coskata By James…
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Fargo To Market Carbon Credits

"The sale of carbon credits from the landfill could pocket about $750,000 going back to 2003, based on current trading prices on the Chicago Climate Exchange, said Bruce Grubb, the city enterprise director. " We’ve been working on this idea for about a year in Fargo.  Thanks to the good work on the concept by Enterprise…
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