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Growing Nuts for Biodiesel, Update on Jatropha Curcas

Posted Jul 29 2008 9:31am

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Nuts from Jatropha Curcas contain an oil being used for biodiesel.

All around the world, countries and companies are investing big dollars in Jatropha Curcas as a source for biodiesel.

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Jatropha Curas

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Update on Jatropha Curcas: the world’s interest in using this plant to produce biodiesel!

  1. United States: California:Allegro Biodieselhas commenced processing of jadtropha oil into biodiesel on a test basis.
  2. England,De-Ord Fuel opened a new 100,000 GPY biodiesel facility in Mansfield that will use jatropha and waste vegetable oil as feedstocks.The company will distribute fuel to bus and truck fleets. The $550,000 project is one of the first of a wave of micro-facilities that will utilize sustainable feedstocks in Europe.(more…)
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