Diesel Fuel From Air: Neat Idea, Very Inefficient Use Of Energy
Green Car Reports
SEPTEMBER 4, 2015
It sounds like an intriguing idea: Make diesel fuel from air rather than fossil-fuel petroleum. climate change carbon dioxide alternative fuel vehicles diesel fuel renewable diesel fuelBetter yet, make it from carbon dioxide--the greenhouse gas whose concentration in the atmosphere has risen precipitously since the dawn of the Industrial Age. Diesel fuel, after all, is a hydrocarbon chain. Take hydrogen and carbon dioxide, add some.