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  • Published : October 15, 2012
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Alternative fuel source for vehicles

Do you hate going to the gas pumps? Are you getting tired of the rising gas pricing? Well you are not the only one who is fed up with the rising cost of gas. You, me and the rest of the American citizen are tired of paying these high gas prices. If you are tired of paying these high prices for gas let do something about it. Let’s face it the price of gas isn’t going to go down; it may go down for a couple of days then; it’s just as high or higher as it was before it went down. There are other ways that we can save money at the pump, by using alternative source for fuel. We need to stop paying these high gas prices and make that switch. According to the U.S. Department of Energy, as of 2010 there are a dozen alternative fuels that are available or in production. I have did research and talk to this guy who actually run his Mercedes on used waste oil converted into biodiesel.

Now, you may ask yourself why I should use an alternative fuel when gas is more convince. I. A. The main reason why you should switch is because it much cheaper a. Biodiesel you can make at home. You can use waste oil and convert it into biodiesel. You must have a diesel car to used waste oil. b. Electrical car you just plug it in an outlet, charge up the battery and go. c. Natural gas (CNG), liquefied natural gas (LNG), liquid propane gas (LPG) methanol (M85), and ethanol (E85) are all alternative fuel sources and are cheaper than gasoline. B. We won’t have to depend on imported oil. a. the reason why gas prices are so high is because we are so dependent on foreign oil. b. According to, (US Census Bureau Foreign Trade Statistics). The total United States trade deficit for 2006 was $763.6 billion.  In 2005, it was $716.7 billion. Eliminating oil imports would reduce the trade deficit by approximately one-third.  c. for example, United States starts using biodiesel as our primary fuel source. Biodiesel is 100%...
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