diesel-powered love

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  • As if there weren't't enough to admire, Desi drives around in a diesel-powered Toyota fueled exclusively by the vegetable oil left over from the property's kitchen.

    Joseph Satto: Slow Food, Caribbean Style

  • The toastie-maker goes in a cupboard in the summer, but in generator season, it stays on the worktop, dripping little puddles of cheese and bringing crispy, melted, diesel-powered joy to both of us, and now to our little daughter too.

    Family life

  • One area of scrutiny is the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear complex's back-up diesel-powered generators, which are below ground level and housed in secure rooms.

    Plant's Design, Safety Record Are Under Scrutiny

  • Customer preference in India is fast shifting to diesel-powered cars as the fuel is cheaper than gasoline.

    Maruti Suzuki in Fiat Engine Deal

  • China's first aircraft carrier, a diesel-powered vessel, is expected to be deployed this year or next.

    Asia's New Arms Race

  • Castilla will be built over 15 years, eventually reaching six 350-megawatt coal-fired units and two 127-megawatt backup diesel-powered units, for a total installed capacity of 2,354 megawatts, or 20% of Chile's central power grid, which supplies power to 90% of the population.

    Chile Approves Power Plant

  • If all diesel-powered commercial vehicles were converted to natural gas tomorrow, the price of diesel fuel would fall to below that of unleaded gas within six months.

    Trucking With America's Relatively Cheap Natural Gas

  • After waiting weeks for an appointment, Fertig learned that the diesel-powered Sprinters required separate inspection and another appointment.

    Back In Black

  • A diesel-powered Ford Fiesta and a Fiat 500 subcompact outfitted with a new two-cylinder MultiAir engine were among the conventional powertrains on display that boasted emissions very close to market-leading hybrids.

    Conventional Engines Prevail At Paris Show

  • Cummins's least-expensive models available in Africa cost about $9,000 and are diesel-powered.

    U.S. Companies Race to Catch Up in Africa

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