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Title: The Fueling Power of Plants

Chief Chemist Rich Hallen is fueling our nation’s ability to be less dependent on imported oil. He imagines ways to use plants and other biological organisms as cost-effective and clean alternatives fmore »or crude oil for aviation fuel, gasoline or diesel. It’s a concept that has been around as long as cars have been on the road. Henry Ford’s first car could run on peanut oil. Today, Rich’s team is doing research that is sprouting new interest in the growing need for biofuels.« less
Title: The Fueling Power of Plants
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Publication Date: 2017-05-01
OSTI Identifier: 1363932
Resource Type: Multimedia
Research Org: Pacific Northwest National Lab. (PNNL), Richland, WA (United States)
Sponsoring Org: USDOE
Subject: 09 BIOMASS FUELS ; PNNL ; PETROLEUM DERIVED PRODUCTS ; MICROORGANISMS ; ENZYMES ; BIOLOGICAL AND THERMOCHEMICAL CONVERSION
Country of Publication: United States
Language: English
Run Time: 00:02:27
System Entry Date: 2018-05-25