Can cars be eco friendly?

Cars and carbon footprint

 

Carbon Tiptoes looks at whether cars can be ecofriendly

The more space we use for growing biofuels the more demands are made on land we'd use for food.

A big step in the right direction - ibuyeco car insurance which offsets the co2 you produce in your car. This is a brilliant idea and it offers high quality but low cost insurance too
UN Warns about biofuels "Current research concludes that using biomass for combined heat and power (CHP), rather than for transport fuels or other uses, is the best option for reducing greenhouse gas emissions in the next decade - and also one of the cheapest," it says.

May 2007 - the Saab Biofuel car is being advertised - it was unveiled at the International Car show in Birmingham in July 06 - Saab unveils biofuel hybrid dream

Ths Saab BioPower car website

bioethanol E85 from the following Morrisons supermarket forecourts:
East Anglia

* Albion Way, Norwich, NR1 1WU (01603 663999)
* 146 Victoria Road, Diss, IP22 4XF (01379 640954)
* Station Road, East Dereham, NR19 1DF (01362 691004)
* 18 Tower Road, Gisleham, Lowesoft, NR33 7NG (01502 564884)
* Sproughton Road, Ipswich, IP1 5AF (01473 241675)

Somerset

* Dellers Wharf, Taunton, TA1 1DX (01823 351598)
* Lysander Road, Yeovil, BA20 2AU (01935 412119)
* Summer Lane, Weston-Super-Mare, BS24 7AY (01934 517883)
* 154 Old Church Road, Clevedon, BS21 7TU (01275 87667)
* The Broadway, Bridgwater, TA6 3LN (01278 446026)

Others

* 2-5 Oxford Street, Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, NN8 4LL (01933 274045)
* International Way, International Sports Village, Cardiff Bay, Cardiff, CF11 0JP (029 2023 2883)
* Coppice Side, Swadlincote, Derbyshire, DE11 9AA (01283 200586)
* Pine Grove, Crowborough, East Sussex TN6 1DP (01892 665019)

 

 

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