Electric Cars are Coal Burners

What is the Real Carbon Footprint Left by Electric Cars? Around the world, there is an electric car revolution occurring. Chevy, Toyota, Nissan, GM, Volkswagen, Renault, BMW, BYRD, and at least 20 other car manufacturers produce electric cars. Environmental activists, car manufacturers, and governme

Energy Density — Calorific Value — of Boiler Fuels

When purchasing a boiler, there are two decisions to make. Regardless of the purpose of the boiler — be it for an industrial company or a family with a small home, — the two decisions are the same. One decision is in regard to boiler type, “boiler configuration.” The other decision concerns

Difference Between Catalysts and Additives

What are Diesel Fuel Additives Versus Diesel Fuel Catalysts Fuel additives, through marketing, acquire the label “catalyst.” By the definition of the word, however, additives are not catalysts. Fuel additives react and combust. And, the effects additives have on diesel are different than the eff

There’s A Lot To Learn About a Barrel of Crude Oil

All About a Barrel of Crude Oil: What It Consists of and What the Different Levels Are in It When crude oil comes out of the ground, it’s nothing like the neat, consistent petroleum products with which we are so familiar. Surface facilities are required to separate water, sand and solids, natu

The Truth About Diesel & Alzheimer’s

The Iron Oxides Found in Diesel Fuel Additives — Not Diesel Fuel — Linked to Alzheimer’s According to several mainstream media articles and reports, a new study conducted at Lancaster University and published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences provides evidence that tiny ma