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Biodiesel made from chip fat
Biodiesel made from chip fat

Duration: 02:05

Andy Cheesman is using the cooking oil from his Brighton chip shop to fuel his fleet of taxis.

 
Car powered by vegetable oil
Car powered by vegetable oil

Duration: 01:23

Three teenagers from Lancashire are driving to Greece using vegetable oil as fuel.

 
Fractional distillation of crude oil
Fractional distillation of crude oil

Duration: 01:24

The different properties of fractions produced from fractional distillation of crude oil.

 
Generation of clean fuels
Generation of clean fuels

Duration: 03:49

Scientists are hoping to harness the processes in photosynthesis to produce clean, carbon-neutral fuels in the future.

 
Hydrogen-powered cars
Hydrogen-powered cars

Duration: 01:41

A report about hydrogen-powered cars and refuelling. A hydrogen refuelling station has been unveiled, which could be installed in the home as an alternative to visiting a petrol station.

 
New catalyst for hydrogen fuel cells
New catalyst for hydrogen fuel cells

Duration: 00:49

Scientists are developing new metal compounds to improve catalysts for hydrogen fuel cells.

 
Oil extraction problems
Oil extraction problems

Duration: 04:15

A simple oil rig and oil reserve is engineered by Jem Stansfield from the BBC One series 'Bang Goes the Theory'. Forces are described, as is the potential problems associated with an oil blow out.

 
Oil spill summary
Oil spill summary

Duration: 01:47

The Gulf of Mexico oil spill is briefly discussed by Liz, Dallas and Jem from the BBC One series ‘Bang Goes the Theory’. They focus on the environmental impact and the engineering.

 
The use and impact of fossil fuels
The use and impact of fossil fuels

Duration: 01:37

An investigation into the use of fossil fuels and its impact.

 
Treatment of oil spills
Treatment of oil spills

Duration: 05:12

Oil spills lead to devastating effects on the local environment and all its inhabitants. Liz Bonnin from the BBC One series 'Bang Goes the Theory' visits the coast of Louisiana in the Gulf of Mexico, following an oil spill.

 

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