Junkyard Project By:  Jacob Palaschak, Richard Buffingstans, and the E snydro
Ethanol Cars <ul><li>Description – Ethanol is a biofuel alternative to gasoline made form the conversion of carbon-based f...
Pros and cons for Ethanol fuel <ul><li>Pros: </li></ul><ul><li>Ethanol burns cleaner that fossil fuels </li></ul><ul><li>T...
Pros (cont.) <ul><li>Ethanol is made from corn, soybeans, and few other vegetables. These are all renewable resources. </l...
Cons of ethanol fuel <ul><li>Cons: </li></ul><ul><li>The price of items that have corn in them will rise because of the de...
Solar Cars <ul><li>Description – A solar vehicle is a vehicle powered by a type of renewable energy, by solar energy obtai...
Pros and cons of Solar cars <ul><li>Pros: </li></ul><ul><li>Solar cars are extremely energy efficient </li></ul><ul><li>Th...
Cons of Solar cars <ul><li>Cons: </li></ul><ul><li>They are totally dependant on the sun </li></ul><ul><li>Their entire to...
Hybrid cars <ul><li>Description – A hybrid vehicle  is a vehicle that uses two or more distinct power sources to move the ...
Pros and cons of Hybrid cars <ul><li>Pros: </li></ul><ul><li>Hybrid cars have better gas mileage – they take you twice as ...
Pros (cont.) <ul><li>Regular maintenance and repairs are just like getting a normal car fixed. They have many of the same ...
Cons of hybrid cars <ul><li>Cons: </li></ul><ul><li>In reality, the mileage is 10% less that what the tag claims. </li></u...
Sources <ul><li>http://www.stationwagon.com/gallery/pictures/1974_Ford_Country_Squire_2.jpg   </li></ul><ul><li>www.farmag...
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  1. 1. Junkyard Project By: Jacob Palaschak, Richard Buffingstans, and the E snydro
  2. 2. Ethanol Cars <ul><li>Description – Ethanol is a biofuel alternative to gasoline made form the conversion of carbon-based feedstock, such as corn, sorghum, potatoes, wheat or sugar cane. </li></ul>Not my corn car
  3. 3. Pros and cons for Ethanol fuel <ul><li>Pros: </li></ul><ul><li>Ethanol burns cleaner that fossil fuels </li></ul><ul><li>The price of a gallon of pure ethanol is comparable to the price of a gallon of gasoline. </li></ul><ul><li>Corn farmers can make more money. </li></ul><ul><li>Corn is processed into ethanol, so more factories have to be built, which means more jobs. </li></ul><ul><li>The plants that ethanol is made from also take carbon dioxide from the air. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Pros (cont.) <ul><li>Ethanol is made from corn, soybeans, and few other vegetables. These are all renewable resources. </li></ul><ul><li>Using ethanol results in less greenhouse gases, which slows down global warming. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Cons of ethanol fuel <ul><li>Cons: </li></ul><ul><li>The price of items that have corn in them will rise because of the demand of more ethanol. </li></ul><ul><li>Other crops will grow less because of the need form corn and other ethanol-producing plants. </li></ul><ul><li>More land will be cleared for farming. </li></ul><ul><li>If there is a drought, there will be a fuel shortage. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Solar Cars <ul><li>Description – A solar vehicle is a vehicle powered by a type of renewable energy, by solar energy obtained from solar panels on the surface. </li></ul>Not my sun car
  7. 7. Pros and cons of Solar cars <ul><li>Pros: </li></ul><ul><li>Solar cars are extremely energy efficient </li></ul><ul><li>They produce no emissions </li></ul><ul><li>They are very quiet </li></ul><ul><li>They require no fuel </li></ul>
  8. 8. Cons of Solar cars <ul><li>Cons: </li></ul><ul><li>They are totally dependant on the sun </li></ul><ul><li>Their entire top surface is required for solar cells </li></ul><ul><li>Powering the vehicle leaves no power for luxuries like air-conditioning </li></ul>
  9. 9. Hybrid cars <ul><li>Description – A hybrid vehicle is a vehicle that uses two or more distinct power sources to move the vehicle. </li></ul>Not my speed racing electric car
  10. 10. Pros and cons of Hybrid cars <ul><li>Pros: </li></ul><ul><li>Hybrid cars have better gas mileage – they take you twice as far as the conventional vehicle for every gallon of fuel. </li></ul><ul><li>You’ll save a lot more money in the long-run. With hybrids, you will save approximately $2,300 over a ten year period. </li></ul><ul><li>Hybrids are more fuel efficient and better for the environment. </li></ul>
  11. 11. Pros (cont.) <ul><li>Regular maintenance and repairs are just like getting a normal car fixed. They have many of the same parts as normal cars and can be serviced by any qualified mechanic. </li></ul>
  12. 12. Cons of hybrid cars <ul><li>Cons: </li></ul><ul><li>In reality, the mileage is 10% less that what the tag claims. </li></ul><ul><li>The cost of hybrid cars range form $19,000 to $25,000 compared to other cars. </li></ul><ul><li>Regular maintenance and repairs are no problem, but hybrids have unique problems of their own. </li></ul>
  13. 13. Sources <ul><li>http://www.stationwagon.com/gallery/pictures/1974_Ford_Country_Squire_2.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>www.farmagriculture.com/Images/Products/ethan </li></ul><ul><li>http://library.thinkquest.org/C0111135/conspros.htm </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.streetdirectory.com/travel_guide/49130/cars/pros_and_cons_of_owning_a_hybrid_car.html </li></ul>
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