BIODIESEL WASTELAND

L.A. LAGGING ON BIODIESEL TREND

Lack of supply at pumps means many users have to mix own fuel from frying oil

By Kerry Cavanaugh, Staff writer

There are many reasons Jules Dervaes fuels his Chevrolet Suburban with biodiesel — but convenience is not one of them….For Southern California users like Dervaes, biodiesel is more than a fuel — it’s a lifestyle.They’re devotees willing to pay more, home-brew or drive hours in search of their fuel. They preach sustainability, cleaner cars and ending the nation’s dependence on foreign fuel. “We feel it’s worth the extra effort on our part. We feel like we’re in a battle for our future and this is our salvo,” Dervaes explained.   read entire article