Ever been waiting for your fast food order to be prepared and see all those fryers lined up cooking fries, nuggets, and more? Wonder where all that cooking oil goes when they’re done with it? One commercial fryer typically holds about 40 pounds of cooking oil that must be replaced every few days depending on… Read More.
At Rogue Valley Clean Cities Coalition, we are committed to providing you with information about alternative fuels. Using an alternative fuel source rather than conventional fuel helps to conserve non-renewable resources and lower harmful emissions into our environment. But what about some ways to just use less fuel overall? Here are some easy ideas from… Read More.
Earlier this month we explored how Renewable Liquefied Natural Gas (RLNG) is sourced and produced. RLNG is a fuel that can be used to power vehicles instead of conventional gasoline or diesel, but can it replace these conventional fuel solutions? At this point, the best candidates for using RLNG are medium-duty and heavy-duty fleet vehicles,… Read More.
Renewable Liquefied Natural Gas, or RLNG, is hitting the news radar as a potential solution for providing a renewable fuel source for vehicles on the road. But what is RLNG and is this really a possibility? How is Conventional Liquefied Natural Gas produced? Before we get to RLNG, lets take a look at conventional liquefied… Read More.
At Rogue Valley Clean Cities Coalition, we’re always interested in new ways scientists are learning to create renewable energy. Giant Micanthus is a plant that can grow to 12 or more feet in height every year, resembles bamboo, and according to the US Department of Energy, can produce fifteen times as much ethanol as other… Read More.