Monthly Archives: September 2009

Fuel Your Car with Grass Cippings

Well I’m on the fence about this as we believe in grasscycling (leaving your grass clippings on the lawn for natural fertilizer), but I just came across this article ::

The rise in the demand of bio-fuel has forced scientists to think of ways to produce fuel which don’t depend on food crops. Scientists at the National Science Foundation think they can produce bio-fuel from leftovers such as grass clipping and other organic waste.


“So we have a billions tons of year of this stuff and it just, it sits around and it rots and it goes up into the atmosphere…why not use that and make energy out of it before it rots,” says John Regalbuto of the National Science Foundation.