The scam of the so-called “clean energy” bridge fuel is coming unraveled.
Hitching a clean fuel ride in India could actually harm environment: study
By: Tamsyn Burgmann, The Canadian Press, 1/03/2011
“The impact of the clean fuel on these vehicles was not at all what was assumed or hoped by the government,” said Conor Reynolds, the study’s lead author and a post-doctoral fellow at the UBC Liu Institute for Global Issues.
“What’s more, as we found out, the climate impacts were increased dramatically.”
‘Clean’ fuel made some vehicle emissions worse, UBC study discovers
New Delhi’s sweeping conversion to compressed natural gas has mixed results
By Randy Shore, Vancouver Sun March 2, 2011
The conversion of New Delhi’s fleet of auto-rickshaws from gasoline to compressed natural gas actually increased production of a key greenhouse gas while failing to lower carbon dioxide emissions in 5,000 older vehicles, according to a new study from the University of British Columbia.