[permaculture] Used cooking oil vehicles?

Pat Meadows pat at meadows.pair.com
Sun Mar 9 15:44:18 EDT 2008


On Sun, 9 Mar 2008 14:13:31 -0400, you wrote:

>Hey all,
>Not sure if this is the right list to post to, but I thought if it isn't
>someone on here might know the right place.
>
>I want to buy a deisel car/truck and convert it to run on used cooking oil.
>While I've read a little about it (and there was an article in a NY paper
>some months ago about a restaurant owner who is doing just that here), I
>really would like to connect with some people in my area who are doing the
>same thing.
>
>Does anyone know of anyone doing this, esp in the NYC area?
>

While certainly not in the NYC area (they're in Southern California), the
family at PathtoFreedom runs their car on used cooking oil that they
convert to diesel fuel on their garage.  

You can read about it somewhere on their website - it's a huge website and
I don't have the exact URL, sorry.   http://www.pathtofreedom.com/

Pat

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