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A power plant in New York City ran on a biofuel blend for a few days of tests late last month in the largest use of biofuels on any single occasion in the United States, according to the New York Power Authority. The NYPA said that about 100,000 gallons of soybean fuel were blended with 900,000 gallons of No. 6 fuel oil in concentrations of five and then twenty percent. Reuters doesn't say what the results of the test are, but Peter Smith, president and CEO of the New York State Energy Research
New York Power Authority (NYPA) is about to embark on a $21 million dollar hydrogen power and vehicle project. The plan will fund and oversee the construction of two hydrogen generating stations which will incorporate vehicle fueling capabilities as well as the purchasing of a fleet of hydrogen-fueled vehicles. The stations will reportedly cost $7.5 million while the remaining $13.5 million will be set aside for hydrogen-fueled fleet. Electricity to power the electrolysis process will come from
DaimlerChrysler presents first of 5 PHEV test fleet vehicles: "Another step toward a cleaner, greener world"
On Monday, Dr. Cornelius Murphy, Jr. president of the State University of New York, College of Environmental Science and Forestry (SUNY-ESF) and Timothy S. Carey, president and chief executive officer of the New York Power Authority (NYPA), were presented a plug-in hybrid electric Sprinter van concept vehicle by DaimlerChrysler for use in SUNY-ESF's fleet of 34 alternative-fuel utility vehicles.