Title: Coco Locomotion
Abstract: Students will read a brief description about the use of coconuts from the Environmental Health Perspectives publication, April 2005. This article describes the use of coconuts in the production of biodiesel fuel. Students will then proceed to calculate the quantity of greenhouse gas emissions and cost differences of different types of automobiles and fuels. The lesson includes resources used and links to national standards.
Source: Environmental Health Perspectives
Date of Publication: April 2005
Resource Type: Classroom Lessons
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