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Day: September 21, 2005

Turning Kitchen Grease into Energy

Turning Kitchen Grease into Energy

In this day and age where energy demand is high and so are prices, businesses and government agencies are looking for renewable energy sources. In California, the city of Millbrae and Chevron Oil Company are teaming up to convert kitchen grease into electricity. The kitchen grease will be used to fuel a sewage plant. The facility has been upgraded to support the new energy source. They’ll collect cooking grease from local restaurants. The plant as a special system set up…

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David Perez Takes on Hurricanes and Bureaucracy

David Perez Takes on Hurricanes and Bureaucracy

[I heard these guy on the Ed Schultz show today. I was deeply touched by his passion and motivation and I wish there were millions more like him.] On September 1st, Carmel Valley businessman, David Perez, wiped the tears from his eyes. He was devastated by the images from the Gulf Coast. He listened to our government officials saying everything would be fine, but he didn’t believe them. He turned off the tv and decided to act. He was going…

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