Category: Transportation

2012 Fisker Karma

2012 Fisker Karma

  After years of hype, Leonardo DiCaprio finally got his hands on the most highly-anticipated and pricey hybrid car, the 2012 Fisker Karma. The very first car went to Silicon Valley-based investor Ray Lane, Fisker’s Chairman of the Board. The Fisker Karma represents a new era for the automotive luxury industry . The latest version of the drop-dead gorgeous luxury […]

Biodiesel McDonalds

Biodiesel McDonalds

  McDonald’s restaurants in the UAE are contributing their used french fry oil to power McDonald’s trucks.  100% of the fast food giant’s vehicles in the UAE are now running biodiesel derived from their very own waste oil. Dubai-based Neutral Fuels, an alternative and bio-fuels producer began collaborating with McDonald’s in 2010, testing biodiesel made from french fry oil, and […]

Airplane Biofuels

Airplane Biofuels

  Air France-KLM (AF) Group, Europe’s biggest airline, operated the world’s first commercial biofuel flight. It used a blend of recycled cooking oil to drive a Boeing Co. (BA) 737-800. Air France-KLM has announced that it will start flying planes in September using a blend of kerosene and used cooking oil. More than 200 flights between Paris and Amsterdam will […]