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BDBig Deal
BDBaud
BDBachelor of Divinity
BDBangladesh (top-level domain name)
BDBermuda
BDBlu-ray Disc
BDBound
BDBase de Datos (Spanish: Database)
BDBlack Diamond
BDBroker Dealer (securities firm)
BDBand (German: Volume [books])
BDBob Dylan (singer)
BDBelly Dance
BDBis in Die (Latin: twice a day)
BDBreak Down
BDBusiness Development
BDBoulevard
BDBipolar Disorder
BDBlock Diagram
BDBass Drum
BDBusiness Day
BDBundle
BDBradford (postcode, United Kingdom)
BDBreaking Dawn
BDBlue Diamond
BDBlack Dog (White-Wolf's game studio)
BDLa Bande Dessinee
BDBoundary
BDBank Draft
BDBlack Dragon (gaming)
BDBack Door
BDBeaver Dam
BDBrain Damage (Pink Floyd song/fanzine)
BDBandes Dessinées (French: Comic Books)
BDBecton Dickinson and Company
BDBirth Defect
BDBearded Dragon
BDBio-Diesel
BDBlood Donation
BDBig Dig (Boston, MA, USA)
BDBlue Devils (drum and bugle corps; Concord, CA)
BDBen Davis (High School)
BDBile Duct
BDBone Dry
BDBritish Midland (IATA airline code)
BDBarrels per Day
BDBob Dole
BDBuilding Department
BDBarndoor
BDBinomial Distribution
BDBlueDragon (computer parsing engine)
BDBluetooth Device
BDBehavior Disorder
BDBreakdance
BDBen Drowned (Creepypasta)
BDBlowdown
BDBomb Disposal
BDBastardidentro (Italian video)
BDBondage & Discipline
BDBinary to Decimal
BDBeedi (Indian cigar)
BDBible Dictionary
BDBody Development (gaming)
BDBehcet's Disease
BDBirth Doula (childbirth)
BDBig Dawg
BDBlack Disciples (gang; Chicago, IL)
BDBaron Davis (NBA Player)
BDBug Detector (electronics)
BDBrought Down
BDBase de Donnée (French: Database)
BDbudget deficit
BDBinary Digit
BDBody Density (body compostion analysis)
BDBills Discounted
BDBaby Dance (trying to get pregnant)
BDButadiene
BDBig Detroit
BDBoondoggle
BDBanda Desenhada (Comic Books)
BDBase Damage
BDBetterdays (band)
BDBig Dummy (cycling; Surly)
BDBroken Dreams
BDBoard Diagnostics
BDBlowing Dust (weather reports)
BDBahraini Dinar (unit of currency)
BDBulk Density
BDBrood War (game)
BDBoot Drive
BDBiological Defense
BDBronchodilator (respiratory airflow)
BDBarrel Distortion (video distortion)
BDBoulder Dash (computer game)
BDBrand Development
BDBirth Dad (adoption)
BDBonner Durchmusterung (astronomy)
BDBritish Midland Airlines (airline IATA code)
BDBirth Daughter
BDBerne Declaration (Switzerland)
BDBilling Domain
BDBaker's Dozen
BDBuffer Descriptor (PowerPC CPM)
BDBuildings Department
BDBroder Daniel (band)
BDBy Direction
BDBrownian Dynamics
BDBinary Discrete
BDBinary Divide
BDBootable Disk
BDBaby's Daddy (denotes a father of a child who is not married to the mother)
BDBrachydactyly
BDBase Deficit (acid-base balance)
BDBranch Davidian (cult)
BDBombardment Division
BDBiomedical Diagnostics
BDBlade Dancer (game Lineage2)
BDBattlefield Distribution
BDBattlefield Digitization
BDButane Diol
BDBinary Dump
BDBaseline Description
BDBurmester-Desmedt
BDBinary Decoder
BDBypass Diode
BDBase-Down Prism (ophthalmology)
BDBio-Daughter
BDBus Director
BDBuried Distribution
BDBase-Line Design
BDBallast Deck (railroad bridges)
BDBeginning Descent
BDBritish Dressage Ltd (UK)
BDBranch Deletion
BDBiennial Declaration
BDBiodiagnóstico SA (Guatemala, private lab)
BDBalcony Drain (plumbing)
BDBachelor of Drama
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"We can't tell the difference," Brion Ockenfels said about the performance of the bio-diesel they've been using since 2002.
With Hitachi Zosen's new technology, sulfur, as well as glycerin that is emitted from bio-diesel fuel and which often causes blockage when used in diesel engines, can be reduced to less than half the amount emitted from conventional bio-diesel fuel.
Chancellor Gordon Brown has backed its use by cutting tax on bio-diesel by 20 per cent.
Volvo Bus Australia, a subsidiary of Volvo AB (NASDAQ: VOLV) (STO: VOLVA) (STO: VOLVB), has approved the use of up to 30 percent bio-diesel blends in its nine- and 12-litre engine buses without engine modification.
Bio-diesel is becoming more widely available, and new green regulations mean all fuel used for road transport will have to contain a five per cent "bio-fuel component" from April.
The one-year pilot project will test the effectiveness and economics of using bio-diesel fuel versus conventional diesel in vehicles.
"I used the bio-diesel for about two or three months and there didn't seem to be any problems," said the 44-year-old, who has been driving taxis for seven years.
Plans for a pounds 50m project to turn cooking oil from fast-food chains such as McDonald's and Burger King into energy and bio-diesel have been scrapped.
Mr Watkin has a number of other business interests including Middlesbrough-based bio-diesel firm D1 Oils, which he co-founded in 2000, and is currently backing Viridion, a company based near Newcastle Airport that markets artificial grass products to home owners.
The remainder will be supplied with fuel oil, in the form of bio-diesel. By 2010, Bonaire will get all of its electrical energy from natural, renewable sources.
BULKY Bob's is switching its distinctive purple waste collection vans over to bio-diesel fuel with the help of a Kirkby-based firm, and leading the way on greener business practices.
Work has been underway to develop new kinds of fuel and the school already operates a fully bio-diesel powered mini-bus, which runs to and from Cockle Park on a daily basis.