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Alternative Fuel

Ready-mix concrete firm saving big on alternative fuel

Ready-mix concrete firm saving big on alternative fuel

Ready-mix concrete maker Ozinga Bros. has been saving a significant amount of money by fueling its distinctive candy-striped trucks with natural gas, and is making the alternative fuel more accessible to the general public.

November 10, 2013 10:05 am

Bloom High School to participate in alternative fuel event Thursday

CHICAGO HEIGHTS | Bloom High School will celebrate the use of alternative fuel and advanced technology vehicles, clean technology and reducing the nation’s energy dependence during its National Alternative Fuel Vehicle Day Odyssey event.

October 17, 2012 12:00 am
Donnelly unveils jobs plan, knocks Lugar

Donnelly unveils jobs plan, knocks Lugar

INDIANAPOLIS | Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Joe Donnelly launched a five-stop tour of Indiana on Monday, touting a six-point jobs plan he says will benefit both Hoosier workers and employers.

April 02, 2012 5:30 pm Related
Scientist holding corn cob

Scientist holding corn cob

Scientist holding corn cob

March 06, 2011 12:00 am

Some at ease, others still question deal

The recent removal of taxpayer ownership from Lake County's trash-to-ethanol plan put some local leaders at ease about tying themselves to the future Schneider facility, but others remain skeptical.

December 26, 2010 12:00 am
Scientist: Ethanol the wrong path for Lake County, alternative fuels

Scientist: Ethanol the wrong path for Lake County, alternative fuels

Lake County's public-private plan to transform trash to ethanol would generate an inferior fuel with a questionable future, a former National Science Foundation official and energy adviser to the federal government said.

December 12, 2010 12:00 am

Opinion on trash-to-ethanol ownership could be out next month

A controversial contract clause placing ownership of a planned trash-to-ethanol facility in the hands of Lake County taxpayers could be resolved by the end of next month, county officials said.

August 20, 2010 12:00 am
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