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Liposuctioned human ass-fat powers biodiesel boat

Even fintec guys care about the planet, right? So you might be interested in this glorious story picked up by Boing Boing about an powerboat taking part in Earthrace fuelled by a mix of biofuels and 'human ass-fat' (sometimes Americans are truly great at the English language).

All the world's energy problems - and the developed world's obesity problem - fixed in a single sustainable initiative. Don't believe me? Watch the video.


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Elton Cane
Elton Cane - News Corp Australia - Brisbane 28 February, 2007, 17:47Be the first to give this comment the thumbs up 0 likes That's such a great title for a blog entry. It almost reads like one of those randomly generated spam subject lines designed to get through filters. You know, the ones people are turning into poetry (
A Finextra member
A Finextra member 28 February, 2007, 21:16Be the first to give this comment the thumbs up 0 likes Well I was looking for a name for my new band  and by jingo  I think I've found it. Thank you!
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