News, Notes, and Dispatches From Wherever Coconuts Grow

November 06, 2005

Vehicles: Powered by Coconuts?

Stories around the globe about Coconut used as a fuel for transportation:

Here's one AP newswire story: "WELLINGTON, New Zealand - It might sound nuts, but two engineering students in New Zealand are claiming coconut oil can be used as an alternative to diesel, providing a possible answer to rising fuel cost woes...."

Here's a story from Stuff.co.nz. Quote: ""What we have shown is that without any modification to either the pure oil or the engine you can use it as an alternative fuel."

Posted by brian at November 6, 2005 10:22 AM

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