The Biofriendly Podcast - Episode 23 - Live From New York It's The Biofriendly Podcast

Live From New York It’s…

As we all know our planet needs some serious help, and thanks to the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals, Noel and Jacob have been globetrotting around the world to bring you some very exciting Biofriendly news! They also attempt to write out the solution for the climate crisis on a cocktail napkin and discover that they might be the Bob Ross of environmentalism.

Can Biofuels Really Be a Sustainable Fuel Source?

Over the years the question has been raised countless times as to whether biofuels can actually be a sustainable fuel source. While some may argue the value of biofuel, many believe that as long as the biofuel is made from waste products, not food sources, benefits can be had. A recent Phys.org article brought up the point that […]

Green Modes of Transportation in Today’s World

In this day and age, finding green modes of transportation is not always a simple task. Due to the extreme dependency we seem to have on oil and other non-renewable sources of energy and fuel, green can at times seem hard to come by. That is…unless you know where to look. To make it easy, here are […]

Jet Engine Biofuel Passes Test With Flying Colors

On April 25th, 2013, NASA researchers found that a commercial jet could safely fly with jet fuel that also contained plant oil. In fact, it was reported that a biofuel mix created from camelina plant oil did not affect a DC-8 aircraft’s engine performance as high as 39,000 feet. Additionally, it was reported that the […]

Environmentally-Friendly Projects Brought to Life by Today’s Youth

Having an environmentally-friendly project or idea come to life is something that numerous people, from all around the world, hope to accomplish at some point in their lives. These particular projects, however, have been brought to life by today’s youth. These are not people who have gone through college, or spent years on end doing […]

Algae Biofuel: The Oil of the Future?

There are a lot of innovative ideas coming to light about how to make the automobile and transportation industries more environmentally-friendly. One of the “greenest” ideas, in more ways than one, is the use of algae as a petroleum replacement. I’m not saying that algae would or even could be a complete substitute for petroleum, […]