biodiesel

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biodiesel

a fuel similar to diesel that is made from vegetable oil

bi·o·die·sel

 (bī′ō-dē′zəl, -səl)
n.
A biofuel made by processing vegetable oils and other fats for use in a diesel engine, either in pure form or as an additive to conventional diesel fuel.

biodiesel

(ˈbaɪəʊˌdiːzəl)
n
(Automotive Engineering) a biofuel intended for use in diesel engines
Translations
biodiesel
biodiésel
biodizel
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It can be used with all types of diesel fuel including ultra-low sulfur diesel, bio diesel and bio diesel blends.
Internationally, August 10 is observed as " World Bio Diesel Day" in Germany and many other countries to mark the demonstration of the diesel engine by Rudolf Diesel on various vegetable oils way back in 1893.
Warwickshire College motor vehicle students with their bio diesel car which won first place at Santa Pod Raceway |
Bilimora (Gujarat), April 14 (ANI): To make train travel more environment-friendly, a bio diesel train has been launched in Bilimora city of Gujarat.
Summary: A new technique of extraction of bio diesel from waste oils has been developed by a Tunisian researcher in energy engineering.
ISLAMABAD, July 09, 2009 (Frontier Star) -- Chairman Alternative Energy Development Board (AEDB) Arif Alla ud Din has observed use of bio diesel in the country will lead to saving of one billion dollar per annum and 4 million tones oil in the country.
ISLAMABAD, July 09, 2009 (Balochistan Times) -- Chairman Alternative Energy Development Board (AEDB) Arif Alla ud Din has observed use of bio diesel in the country will lead to saving of one billion dollar per annum and 4 million tones oil in the country.
As the high viscosity of bio diesel creates a lot off problems in the conventional diesel engine; therefore it requires some modifications in the design of engine.
Improved resistance to bio diesel has been achieved with a new family of HDPEs from LyondellBaselI.There are both blow moulding (Lupolen 4261 AG BD) and injection moulding (Lupolen 4261A IM BD) grades, bringing potential for fuel tanks and other fuel contact components to handle fuels containing the higher levels of bio-diesel which are anticipated as EU regulations call for bio-fuels to attain a greater sha re of the total fuel market by 2010.
Bio fuels such as ethanol and Bio Diesel show a lot of promise to replace the conventional forms of energy due to factors like ease of production, low investment and the fact that it is renewable (4).
Dole has been testing B20 Bio Diesel since August in farm equipment and off road vehicles with very positive results.