Inside 2021 Winter Issue


Holding Strong: U.S. Biodiesel Producers Surveyed

BY Tom BryanFROM THE WINTER ISSUE: Biodiesel Magazine’s late-2020 survey of producers tells the story of a resilient, changing industry that’s taken mostly indirect hits from the pandemic. Many producers lowered, but later ramped back up, production in 2020. READ MORE

Renewable Diesel's Rising Tide

BY Tom BryanAn update on U.S. renewable diesel projects—operational, expanding, under construction and proposed—giving new purpose to aging oil refineries. The report represents a transformative volume of nearly 5.5 billion gallons of new or potential capacity. READ MORE

Inside NBB

Carbon Reductions On the Rise in 2021

BY The National Biodiesel Board With carbon reduction taking center stage, biodiesel and renewable diesel can provide immediate and substantial benefits, including 80% reduction in both greenhouse gases and particulate matter, an over 40% reduction in carbon monoxide, and more. READ MORE

Ad campaign turns up the volume on biodiesel: Better, Cleaner, Now!

BY The National Biodiesel Board Striving for greater consumer awareness, the NBB is trying to reach an audience unfamiliar with agriculture and the biodiesel and renewable diesel industry with targeted advertising in the mid-Atlantic, Washington D.C., and California regions. READ MORE

Biodiesel Sustainability Now website launched

BY The National Biodiesel Board The new website will house biodiesel and renewable diesel sustainability posts from subject matter experts, news from third-party outlets, and information for next-generation scientists interested in getting more involved in the industry. READ MORE

Virtual National Biodiesel Conference starts next week

BY The National Biodiesel Board The biodiesel and renewable diesel's big annual event draws the industry together to showcase opportunities for its member stakeholders. This year's virtual gathering will feature the industry's preeminent thought leaders and subject matter experts. READ MORE

Biden administration inherits RFS uncertainty

BY The National Biodiesel Board With climate concerns and economic recovery being labeled top priorities for the Biden administration, the NBB will urge the incoming president to attend to unfinished business with the RFS as he rolls out a sweeping carbon-reduction strategy. READ MORE

NBB membership meeting sets virtual record in late 2020

BY The National Biodiesel Board At its virtual 2020 membership meeting, the National Biodiesel Board shared technical and policy information with its members, elected governing board leaders, and participated in more than 80 virtual visits with lawmakers on the Hill. READ MORE