TITLE

Eden project to run on biodiesel

AUTHOR(S)
Roberts, Mick
PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;4/27/2007, Vol. 146 Issue 17, p72
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the plan to use three New Holland TS115A tractors running on European Union (EU) standard biodiesel to transport visitors around the curved greenhouses of the Eden Project in Cornwall, England. The biodiesel used to run the fleet is imported from Germany because British producers cannot supply the fuel to the EU EN14214 standard. Eden is encouraging local farmers to grow rape as well as produce the fuel locally for the tractors and to run the boilers that heat its Biomes.
ACCESSION #
25265482

 

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