Increasing petro diesel fuel demand worldwide. Rapid rise of crude oil price and limited reserve and its effect on environment pushes the scientist to look for renewable and clean diesel ( Biodiesel to replace petro diesel.
Biodiesel: Is simply a liquid fuel that can made by chemically combining natural oil (extract from plant, algae or animal fat )with an alcohol such as ethanol or methanol by process called Transesterification.
Biodiesel can be used for the following purpose
-Heating Your Home
-Cooking and Illumination
-Cleaning Up Tools and Grease
Advantages of Biodiesel:
Biodiesel fuel is a renewable energy source .
It produces 78% less carbon dioxide (CO2) than normal diesel fuel
Biodiesel is biodegradable and non- toxic and burns clean.
The main effect is super-lubrication which has the benefit of acting like a solvent to clean the engine.