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Jan 22, 2018, 07:55 ET US Government Report Strengthens Consensus on Biodiesel Benefits

A new study on biodiesel's lifecycle energy and greenhouse gas (GHG) emission effects updates and reaffirms the long-understood benefits of using the ...


Jul 25, 2017, 15:00 ET New additive hands biodiesel the win as cleanest liquid fuel in the U.S.

The California Air Resource Board announced on July 20, 2017 that it has certified a biodiesel additive that will make B20 blends in California the...


Sep 28, 2016, 04:01 ET Biodiesel Takes a Bite Out of the Big Apple's Carbon Emissions

The City of New York has taken another significant step in reducing the region's carbon footprint by passing legislation today that incrementally...


May 17, 2016, 01:11 ET Scientists Agree, Biodiesel A Key to Global Carbon Reduction

Scientific experts agree that America's Advanced Biofuel, biodiesel, holds significant promise in the effort to reduce carbon emissions. Last year,...


Mar 23, 2016, 11:36 ET Biodiesel Ranks First Among Fleets for Alt Fuel Use

North America's top fleets have spoken, and their #1 choice for greening their fleet operations is biodiesel. According to a new 2016 Fleet...


Sep 28, 2015, 08:00 ET Nation's strictest regulatory board affirms biodiesel as lowest-carbon fuel

In a fight to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, California's Air Resources Board has spent years looking for the cleanest, most efficient ways to cut...


May 14, 2014, 02:00 ET Biodiesel Producers Hit Hard by Policy Uncertainty

Policy setbacks in Washington are taking a major toll on the most successful advanced biofuel in the U.S., according to a nationwide survey of...


Feb 09, 2013, 09:17 ET GM's 2014 Chevy Cruze Adds to Growing List of B20-Ready Vehicles

As the National Biodiesel Board heads to the 2013 National Automobile Dealers Association and American Truck Dealers (NADA/ATD) Convention this week...


Sep 01, 2011, 04:32 ET Ford F-250 and Hajek Motorsports Set New Records with B20 Biodiesel

"Just because it's 'green' doesn't mean it's slow." That's the mantra of Brent Hajek, owner of Hajek Motorsports and record-setting driver of the...


Jun 23, 2011, 05:35 ET Isuzu Commercial Trucks Now Powered by B20 Biodiesel Blends

At its semi-annual board meeting in Washington D.C. last week, members of the National Biodiesel Board applauded the latest Original Equipment...


May 23, 2011, 02:53 ET UPS Begins Using Renewable Biodiesel at Major U.S. Hub

What can Brown do for you? For a start, it's making your world greener by using cleaner burning biodiesel. The United Parcel Service began using...


Feb 09, 2011, 12:22 ET Nation's Advanced Biofuel to Break Records This Year

The National Biodiesel Conference & Expo wraps up today leaving attendees with many reasons why the future is bright for biodiesel. 2011 promises to...


Feb 04, 2011, 02:57 ET National Biodiesel Conference Invests in 'Next Generation' Scientists

The National Biodiesel Conference & Expo hosts some of the most prestigious biofuels scientists in the world. This year, the biodiesel industry is...


Sep 23, 2010, 11:37 ET How to Green and Clean Buildings With Bioheat -- A New York Case Study

The following information on this public event is being released by the National Biodiesel Board: (Logo:...


Aug 30, 2010, 09:45 ET 'Next Generation' Scientists Join Forces to Support Biodiesel

Move over, Thomas Friedman. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100830/DC56543LOGO-b) (Logo:...


Feb 08, 2010, 01:27 ET GM Announces Support for B20 at National Biodiesel Conference

Today, General Motors told biodiesel supporters at the National Biodiesel Conference that the company's 2011 model year Duramax 6.6L turbo diesel...


Jan 27, 2010, 06:27 ET Teetering Biodiesel Industry Awaits President Obama's Remarks on Job Creation in His State of the Union Address

Tonight, President Barack Obama is scheduled to deliver his first State of the Union Address. Though the President is widely expected to highlight a...