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G-Oil bio-based motor oil now available for cars

Manufacturer of bio-based motor oil is given the green light, and deals with major retailers seem likely, but the real test will be whether U.S. drivers buy it.

By October 29, 2009


G-Oil for a guilt-free oil change?

Connecticut-based Green Earth Technologies says more than 90 percent of its motor oil, made partially from animal fat, will biodegrade in just nine days. It's not ready for cars, though.

By February 12, 2009


Home Depot's latest small wind deal

Turbines, monitoring, and installation services from Southwest Windpower are now offered in certain states, though the software is PC only.

By June 22, 2011


Less toxic oil dispersants sought for Gulf spill

The EPA is pressuring BP to use a different dispersant to break up oil in the Gulf spill, but less toxic alternatives might not be available in the quantities needed.

By May 25, 2010


Generator maker sees used motor oil potential

Popular Science winner snags deal with company to develop a generator engine that runs on used motor oil.

By January 14, 2010


Green oil, fuels adopted by IMSA's U.S. Le Mans

Racing entity that includes Porsche and Ferrari implements green oil and fuel options. G-Oil, made from renewable animal fats, is a now the official motor oil.

By March 20, 2009


'Green' motor oil shipping to stores

G Oil, made from waste animal fats instead of fossil fuels, is due to reach the shelves of national retailers this spring.

By February 29, 2008


Motor oil goes green

New high-endurance motor oil made from animal fat is 100-percent biodegradable.

By November 5, 2007