Biodiesel Distribution

October 15, 2014

Small biodiesel producer gets resourceful in tough times

BY Ron KotrbaThrough a state grant, community-scale biodiesel producer Midlands Biofuels has been able to supply discounted B20 to local markets, in turn helping the plant to keep more employees on staff and operations afloat READ MORE

October 09, 2014

Neste Oil renewable diesel blends now available in Lithuania

BY Ron KotrbaNeste Oil announced Oct. 8 that its Neste Pro Diesel, containing a minimum of 15 percent NExBTL renewable diesel, is now for sale in the Lithuanian market, distributed through the company's local retail network and its 51 stations. READ MORE

October 07, 2014

German biodiesel exports up 18 percent year-on-year

BY Ron KotrbaTotaling around 282.7 million gallons, biodiesel exports were up nearly 18 percent year-on-year. The Netherlands received more than one third of total exports, a 33 percent increase from last year, making it the largest importer of German biodiesel. READ MORE

September 17, 2014

Vermont power company leverages local biodiesel model

BY Ron KotrbaGreen Mountain Power will heat its buildings and power its fleet with biodiesel from locally grown sunflower seeds READ MORE

August 20, 2014

Biodiesel labeling rule clarified to Oregon motor fuel stations

BY Oregon Department of Agriculture The Oregon Department of Agriculture has sent notices to approximately 417 retail fuel establishments throughout the state reminding them that diesel fuel blended with 6 to 20 percent biodiesel may not to be marketed as "diesel" fuel, by law. READ MORE

August 20, 2014

Oilman discusses biodiesel issues, distribution at CBC event

BY Ron KotrbaThird-generation oilman Brian Potter spoke at the 2014 Collective Biodiesel Conference in Pittsboro, N.C., Aug. 14-17, about how Potter Oil & Tire Co. Inc. selects its biodiesel suppliers, and his company's views on the biodiesel industry. READ MORE

July 25, 2014

In Depth: US Biodiesel Supply Kings

BY Ron KotrbaBiodiesel Magazine speaks with three leaders in the U.S. biodiesel distribution space about the growth and opportunities in biodiesel distribution, and the challenges that lie ahead. READ MORE

July 18, 2014

In Depth: Building the New Energy Economy

BY Justin Heller Akash Energy's retail division Root Fuel intends to change America's relationship with fuel. The company's objective is to utilize the existing, relatively low-cost cardlock infrastructure to create a new consumer fueling experience. READ MORE

July 15, 2014

Methes Energies completes first US biodiesel sales transaction

BY Methes Energies International Ltd. Methes Energies completed its first biodiesel transaction in the U.S. The transaction included the import of biodiesel from its Sombra, Ontario, facility where its wholly owned U.S. subsidiary was the importer of record and the generator of RINs. READ MORE