Greg Melville

Greg Melville



Is it possible to drive coast-to-coast without stopping at a single gas pump?

Perhaps driving from Vermont to California in a beat-up 1985 Mercedes station wagon powered on vegetable oil collected from restaurant grease dumpsters along the way isn't the most ideal way to travel, but journalist Greg Melville is determined to try. With his college buddy Iggy riding shotgun, these green-thinking guyswhore in love with the idea of free fuelset out on an enlightening road trip. Their quest: to be the first people to drive cross-country in a french-fry car (and survive 192 consecutive hours together).

During their 3,900 mile expedition, the two make visits to the solar-powered Google headquarters; the National Ethanol Council; the wind turbines of

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