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The Case for Small Scale Biofuels

Good exposition of the benefits of biodiesel and SVO in rural environment. The authot goes into some detail of cultivation, pressing, conversion to biodiesel and calculation of EROEI.
(we follow much the same path here at Cottage Farm)

The Case for Small Scale Biofuels (or can you produce your own liquid energy slaves?)

May 17, 2011, 10:03 am, by Ready

You might say that I am a bit of an unconventional thinker. I generally take a different approach to things than what most people do given the same stimulus. I believe I am in good company in that regard here at I clearly understand the controversy over employing biofuels as one method to prepare for the coming storm. Let me say right up front, I do not believe biofuels will allow our existing civilization to sustain its current high net energy lifestyle by substituting biofuels for oil. My argument for the application of biofuels is at a much more personal / community level. I have been asked repeatedly about what and why I am doing this, so I am posting this as a service to the CM membership who has questions that may not have been answered yet.

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