alternative fuels

Alternative fuels
6:00 am
Mon April 15, 2013

Wright Pat takes a leading role in alternative fuels

Room of Barrels at the AFRL at Wright Patterson Air Force Base
Ann Thompson WVXU

In the repository or "Room of Drums" at Wright Patterson Air Force Base 55 gallon barrels of fuel from all over the world are stored. There are liquid fuels made of coal from South Africa. There's also one made from camelina, a weed. Others come from animal fat. Some have been tested on cross country flights.

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