"This is a fuel for everyone, not just the hippies," said co-owner Jorah Roussopoulos, 25, who opened Mountain Feed and Farm Supply four months ago with his business partner and girlfriend of 10 years, Andi Rubalcaba, 26.This is not only a great example of individual initiative to promote clean energy, but also of the power of public-private ventures. If you're in the Santa Cruz area and drive a diesel, you know where to stop...
The pair got the government certification they need to sell biodiesel behind their shop Monday.
"Our dream is an old-style country store," Roussopoulos said, powered by solar power and biodiesel. They already filled up their forklift and vehicles with the fuel, he said.
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