3rd Generation Biofuel

The third generation biofuel

As the name implies, biofuels are fuels derived from organic material. Since they can be made in many ways, they are classified as 1st generation, 2nd generation, and 3rd generation.   First generation bio-fuels are the more common fuels that are produced from food crops and animal fats. Some examples include bio-diesel, vegetable oil, and bio-gas. Second generation […]

Future of biofuels

Future of biofuels

You have heard the term biofuel but aren’t sure what it implies. Biofuel is any fuel that is derived from biomass-recently living organisms or their metabolic by-products, such as manure from cows. It is considered ‘green’ due to the fact that it comes from a renewable resource source, unlike other natural deposits such as petroleum, […]

Renewable Energy source

What are the types of renewable energy?

  There is a variety of different types of renewable energy options out there; some more well known, while others are rather unpopular among the general public. Regardless of their popularity, all renewable energies share the common trait of being able to decrease our reliance on fossil fuels. Among the most successful renewable energy sources are: The wind energy sources and solar energy sources. They are considered very successful because many utility providers have pumped in significant funds in the research of these energies and there are many mega projects involving these energies that have been carried […]