FRUITA 8/9 IS AN ENERGY STAR SCHOOL AND THE 2011 COLORADO DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH AND ENVIRONMENT, CORE COLORADO SUSTAINABILITY CHAMPION
Wednesday, April 13, 2011
Since burning oil pollutes the air, there are other ways to fuel your car besides plain old gasoline. These fuels include methanol, ethanol, propane, natural gas and even electricity and water. These are called alternative fuels because they are an alternative to gas and diesel. Alternative fueled vehiclws are called AFV's. Energy officials hope that by 2025, one quarter of all vehicles on the road will be AFV's.