clean-burning clean-burning

Definition(s):

  • (adj) leaving little contamination while consuming fuel

News

  1. Top News

    Mack Trucks will begin production of dimethyl ether (DME)-powered MACK Pinnacle Axle Back models in 2015. DME is a non-toxic, clean-burning alternative fuel that offers many environmental and societal benefits -- including that it can be made from multiple sustainable feedstocks.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: TruckingInfo.com

  2. The consequences of 'extreme energy'

    Proponents of fracking, the Keystone XL pipeline, and deep-offshore production all say that these are just other forms of 'oil' and 'clean-burning natural gas,' without explaining that these forms of 'extreme energy' have significantly worse impacts on the environment, Michael Klare, a professor of peace and world security studies at Hampshire College, says in an interview with OilPrice.com.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: The Christian Science Monitor

Quotes

  1. "This is our generation's moment to save future generations from global catastrophe by creating a market for clean-burning fuels that can stop the dangerous transformation of our climate," Obama said in prepared remarks.
    on Apr 20, 2007 By: Barack Obama Source: Washington Post

  2. "We need to become an energy-independent nation. Coal is a major source of energy for this nation," Romney said, adding that a better course would be to "insist on clean-burning technologies."
    on Aug 22, 2007 By: Mitt Romney Source: Forbes

  3. "You have a country that has explosive population that very much needs access to clean-burning electricity, of which nuclear power certainly would be," Ms Perino told reporters while Bush was on his Texas ranch. "That would help raise...
    on Aug 14, 2007 By: Dana Perino Source: ABC Online

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