Jul 132012
 

Long ago, people did not have access to the kinds of vehicles there are now. If they wanted to get from point A to point B, they had to use their own two legs, or the legs and strong backs of farm animals. When the automobile was invented, however, that all changed. Most people nowadays use cars as their primary form of travel, but with gas prices being so high, it can cost quite a bit of money to get around. Putting an HHO Generator in your car could help you save money and do a lot more traveling.

Unfortunately for the environment, most cars are great at polluting the air. People may not ever stop driving their cars, but there are ways to make them safer for the environment. Saving money tends to be a huge incentive as well.

Some environmentally conscious people have started driving hybrid cars, but because these cars tend to be more expensive than regular cars, not everyone is driving them. Not too many people are happy about gas prices these days, but in order to get around, they have to keep buying gas. You might not ever escape having to pay for gas, but there are ways to get more out of the gas you use.

There have been arguments made by a lot of people against the use of these generators. Many people say it is nothing more than a scam. The naysayers claim if it actually worked, everyone would be using them.

If you think you can get a kit, install it and never have to buy gas again, you are mistaken. Your car will still need gas. You should, however, be able to get more mileage out of the gas you put in.

Working on engines is not something everyone knows how to do. However, for those who are knowledgeable about engines, putting in one of these generators should be a simple process. Most kits come with instructions, so if you are able to read and follow directions, it might not be too difficult even if you are not a mechanic. You still might want to have a mechanic around, though.

Some people have built their own systems from scratch, using their own materials, and have increased their gas mileage a great deal. Others who have purchased an HHO Generator kit have experienced the same result. That being said, some people may not see any increase in gas mileage, but will reduce carbon emissions.

An HHO generator kit placed on your vehicle is likely to assist in improving your gas mileage. Pick one of the HHO kits to install if you are mechanically inclined.

Dec 012011
 

It’s very easy to look at the world around us and assume that it’s always going to provide us with what we need. After all, it’s done it so far, right? We haven’t run out of anything yet. Mother Nature was meant to be self-sufficient, we don’t really have to worry about that.

Here’s the catch, though. Mother Nature was, in fact, designed to be self-sustaining. Had the environment been allowed to grow and thrive the way it was intended, we wouldn’t have a problem. Natural predatory systems would be in place. Plants and animals would be abundant. The earth itself would overflow with the precious natural resources we take for granted, including the oil we need to make our fuel.

Mother Nature didn’t foresee that human beings would interfere in her plan and screw everything up. She didn’t know how fast and furiously we would consume natural resources without replenishing them. She didn’t foresee that our population would grow exponentially to the point where we are running out of everything on our precious planet in a big hurry.

In short, when the earth’s natural ecological rhythms evolved, it didn’t count on us stepping in and messing things up.

This is where Biofuel can Play a Part

It takes the earth many, many years to replace the natural resources used in the production of the petroleum. It takes considerably less to grow and convert natural oils, which can, and have, effectively replaced the old system of fuel in certain testing situations. Actually, this process is common throughout certain parts of Europe.

Conventional biofuels are produced from sugar, starch and vegetable oils much like those you use in your kitchen. There are programs underway right now geared to the transformation of restaurant waste into biofuel. This illustrates the ease with which we can find the resources to give us a more sustainable energy future.

Biofuel’s Benefits

“We should increase our development of alternative fuels, taking advantage of renewable resources, like using corn and sugar to produce ethanol or soybeans to produce biodiesel.” – Bobby Jindal, Governor of Louisiana

Right now, we find ourselves in fierce competition for the natural resources needed to create conventional fuels with countries overseas. This competition drives up the price, limits the availability of the product and generally makes it a non-sustainable form of energy.

The raw materials for biofuel can be grown domestically rather than having to be imported, which means that we have a longer-lasting supply in a more sustainable system than we have right now. Biofuel is cleaner. It dramatically reduces the amount of damage present-day transportation systems are doing to our air supply. Did I mention production is much cheaper, too?

So Why Hasn’t Biofuel Taken Over the Fuel Business Yet?

With that many benefits in its corner, why isn’t biofuel owning the transportation market in this country? There are a number of reasons biofuel hasn’t run traditional oil companies out of business, yet. Many of those reasons have to do with the way we’re making cars these days. Many biofuel techniques are still in the testing stage.

In short, while we don’t see biofuel taking over the oil industry just yet, it’s only a matter of time. When that day comes, everyone’s going to feel the benefits. Starting with Mother Nature.

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