fuel efficiency http://kplu.org en Biodiesel Industry Puzzled By Loosening Of Alternative Fuel Standard http://kplu.org/post/biodiesel-industry-puzzled-loosening-alternative-fuel-standard <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">As the biodiesel industry convenes for a national conference in San Diego today, one of the topics of discussions will be the loosening of the renewable fuel standard.</span></p> Mon, 20 Jan 2014 12:59:00 +0000 Bellamy Pailthorp 12676 at http://kplu.org Biodiesel Industry Puzzled By Loosening Of Alternative Fuel Standard It's about saving greenbacks, not just being green in the NW http://kplu.org/post/its-about-saving-greenbacks-not-just-being-green-nw <p>When it comes to fuel efficiency, Northwest drivers are apparently motivated more by their wallets rather than a desire to be green.</p><p>A <a href="http://www.pemco.com/poll/default.aspx">poll </a>commissioned by Seattle based PEMCO Insurance finds 83 percent of drivers here save fuel mainly because they want to save money. Only 14 percent said they saved fuel primarily to cut down on pollution and carbon emissions.</p><p> Thu, 18 Aug 2011 20:09:53 +0000 Dave Meyer 2361 at http://kplu.org It's about saving greenbacks, not just being green in the NW