Anglia Boatbuilders Association  Boat Builders Community for Norfolk & Suffolk

Investigation into environmental benefits of burning biodiesel in diesel engines

28 Oct 2013 15:55 | Alastair Clayton (Administrator)
               

Forty holiday motor cruisers from eight boatyards were trialling bio-diesel as part of a major, two-year project by the Broads Hire Boat Federation during 2013 -14. Three boatyards initially started using the fuel, with a total of nine of their craft using 100% biodiesel. Similar “control” boats were part of the tests, using normal diesel fuel, for performance comparison research. The biodiesel is manufactured by Global Commodities of Dereham from recycled vegetable oils, making it very valuable in reducing carbon dioxide emissions       

  Document: Scientific Report

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Document: Scientific Report

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