Tag: national biodiesel board

Trade Associations Ask Trump to Ensure Rigorous Review of Argentine Biodiesel Import Duties

Trade Associations Ask Trump to Ensure Rigorous Review of Argentine Biodiesel Import Duties

December 2, 2018 |

In Washington, D.C., three trade groups wrote President Donald Trump to express concern that the U.S. Department of Commerce has initiated “changed circumstances” reviews of U.S. trade duties on Argentine biodiesel companies. The National Biodiesel Board, the American Soybean Association, and the National Renderers Association urged the president to ensure that Commerce undertake a rigorous, […]

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Missouri Biodiesel Coalition launched to expand biodiesel usage

Missouri Biodiesel Coalition launched to expand biodiesel usage

April 29, 2018 |

Missouri may be known for the largest beer producing plant in the nation (the Anheuser-Busch brewery in St. Louis) or for Kansas City’s many fountains (more than any city except Rome), but it is making news today for another reason. In Missouri, soybean farmers and biodiesel processors, distributors, and retailers have come together to launch […]

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Biodiesel poll: 80% of voters support a US Renewable Fuel Standard

Biodiesel poll: 80% of voters support a US Renewable Fuel Standard

November 1, 2015 |

In Washington, 80 percent of US registered voters support a renewable fuel standard today and just 10 percent oppose. The remaining 9 percent are unsure. Moore Information conducted an online survey of registered voters nationwide on behalf of the National Biodiesel Board. The survey showed continued support for a national renewable fuel standard to support […]

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National Biodiesel Board chairman testifies regarding Farm Bill

National Biodiesel Board chairman testifies regarding Farm Bill

May 21, 2012 |

In Washington, Gary Haer, chairman of the National Biodiesel Board, testified at a House Agriculture hearing in favor of biofuels’ benefits for rural economies. The testimony, which urged the committee to include key programs like the Biodiesel Fuel Education Program and the Bioenergy Program for Advance Biofuels in the 2012 Farm Bill, estimated that biofuels […]

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National Biodiesel Board announces biggest public outreach campaign ever

National Biodiesel Board announces biggest public outreach campaign ever

July 5, 2011 |

In Missouri, the National Biodiesel Board announced plans to launch the industry’s largest public outreach campaign to date. Television advertising will feature a school bus as well as a transit bus, fire truck and refuse hauler to show examples of biodiesel-powered vehicles. The multi-million dollar campaign hopes to raise awareness of the economic, environmental and […]

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National Biodiesel Board's awareness raising program has trained 300

National Biodiesel Board's awareness raising program has trained 300

June 2, 2011 |

In Washington, the National Biodiesel Board’s awareness raising program for technicians known as the Biodiesel for Diesel Technicians has so far trained 300 biodiesel instructors since it began in 2008. The program educates about general biodiesel information and development as well as common technical issues and problems. Companies that have taken or are still actively […]

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