Inside August 2011


ASTM Approval

BY Bryan SimsHydroprocessed biojet achieves significant milestone toward commercialization READ MORE

Do Community Co-Ops Matter?

BY Luke GeiverRFS2 mandates biodiesel production, but local communities need a cooperative approach READ MORE

Streamlining a Community-Scale Solution

BY Erin VoegeleGreen Fuels America spearheads an innovative approach to vertically integrated, community-scale project development READ MORE


Quick and Dirty Feedstock Characterization

BY Christina Borgese and Marc Privitera Practical advice for cash-strapped community-scale biodiesel plants READ MORE

Defeating NIMBYism

BY Al Maiorino Overcome project opposition through strategic offense and building a local alliance READ MORE

Front End - Biodiesel News & Trends

Dubai’s Biodiesel Powered Buses

BY Luke GeiverA few buses show a popular stance on a global scale READ MORE

Teaching Technicians

BY Erin VoegeleA National Biodiesel Board program educates future mechanics READ MORE

A New Waste Trap Technology for Licensing?

BY Luke GeiverHawaii researchers are taking on trap grease for use in biodiesel READ MORE

Fueling Support

BY Erin VoegeleWillie Nelson’s use of biodiesel draws publicity at Red Rocks READ MORE

Groundbreaking Nears for Proposed Plant

BY Erin VoegeleConstruction is expected to begin on new Iowa biodiesel plant this summer READ MORE

Converting Waste to Value

BY Erin VoegeleIdaho researchers investigate glycerin-to-propylene-glycol methods READ MORE

Pennsylvania Plant Averts Disaster

BY Erin VoegeleAmerican Biodiesel Energy Inc. gears up for restart following fire READ MORE

Hawaii Biodiesel Data

BY Erin VoegeleBiodiesel plays small, but significant, role in state’s electricity market READ MORE

The Evolution of Green Valley Biofuels

BY Luke GeiverBiodiesel and algae companies unite READ MORE

Knowing Where the WVO Goes Matters

BY Luke GeiverWhy CU Biodiesel is fighting to redirect on-campus waste oil READ MORE

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