used cooking oil http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/20352/all en Powerland Beijing: From Fries to Fuel http://www.globalpost.com/internal/video/5682187 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subhead"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <!--paging_filter--><p>Powering cars with used cooking oil</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-label">Byline:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Jocelyn Ford </div> </div> </div> <p> Beijing &mdash; When Lu Xirou goes to a Chinese restaurant, he&rsquo;s not thinking about food. The Beijing biofuel executive thinks of gas stations, and climate change.</p> <p> &ldquo;China produces 3 million tons of waste cooking oil a year,&rdquo; Xirou said over a recent meal. &ldquo;This can be recycled into 3.5 million dons of bio-diesel. This can reduce Carbon dioxide emissions by 7 million tons. That&rsquo;s a huge number.&rdquo;</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-copyright"> <div class="field-label">Copyright/Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> GlobalPost </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-lead-image"> <div class="field-label">Still Frame:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_lead_image" width="640" height="360" alt="Powerland Beijing: From Fries to Fuel" src="http://www.globalpost.com/sites/default/files/twistage_stills/1dc1017b3a22a-original.jpg?1321974093" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-publish-date"> <div class="field-label">Publish Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">2011:11:22 10:05</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="vid-wrapper"> <script type="text/javascript"> //not in site and viewNode("1dc1017b3a22a", {player_profile:"_gp3_full", server_detection:true}); </script> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/internal/video/5682187" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Beijing Bio Biofuel Powerland used cooking oil China Video Tue, 22 Nov 2011 15:05:33 +0000 Jocelyn Ford 5682187 at http://www.globalpost.com