Excess Cooking Oil Concoction Makes a Cleaner and Cheaper Fuel

N.Y./Region News on The New York Times
A yearlong experiment of mixing vegetable oil with diesel to fuel vehicles has proven successful and economical. VATS of grease may make health advocates cringe, but Westchester County officials see excess cooking oil from the county’s 3,500 restaurants as a means of cleaner, cheaper fuel. ...
... With seven vehicles that run solely on fuel made from cooking oil and 125 vehicles that run on a mix of cooking oil and diesel fuel, the county has begun a program to take excess oil off local restaurateurs’ hands free to use it as an alternative energy source. ...

Full Story: Turning Cooking Oil Into Fuel for the County; By DIANA MARSZALEK



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