Gallery: San Francisco Announces 10 Million Gallon Biodiesel Plant!

 

Hot on the heels of San Francisco‘s recent celebration of locally-sourced Slow Food, Mayor Gavin Newsom announced a new plan to provide the city by the bay with a local source for sustainable fuel. On Friday the Mayor revealed a proposal between Darling International and the Port of San Francisco to retrofit an old rendering facility to produce biofuel. The new plant will recycle fats, waste grease, and tallow to generate 7.5-10 million gallons of biodiesel per year!

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2 Comments

  1. S.Read September 11, 2008 at 1:17 pm

    I live in SF, Why am I just now learning about this????

  2. pjsanders September 9, 2008 at 4:53 pm

    Grease Waste, its an interesting idea for use in creating biodiesel.

    Check out my blog
    http://biodieselkits.brighterplanet.org/

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