07 Dec '11, 2am

Chicken Fat Biofuel Could Power Navy’s Green Strike Force: Filed under: Energy News

Chicken Fat Biofuel Could Power Navy’s Green Strike Force: Filed under: Energy News

The U.S. Navy could soon be using ships powered with biofuel made from chicken fat. Fresh on the heels of its largest algae biofuel test ever, the Navy is plunging ahead with plans to launch an entire Green Strike Force comprised of ships and aircraft powered with non-petroleum fuels, and to that end it has commissioned the largest ever purchase of biofuel by the U.S. government. The biofuel will be made from a wide variety of feedstocks including algae and inedible animal byproducts such as rendered chicken fat. It will be assigned to the Navy’s participation in the largest maritime exercise in the world coming up next summer, the Rim of the Pacific exercise off Hawaii.

Full article: http://cleantechnica.com/2011/12/06/chicken-fat-biofuel-c...

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