Category Archives: Biofuels

National Biodiesel Conference & Expo, January 20-23, San Diego

National Biodiesel Conference & Expo

January 20-23, 2014
San Diego, CA

Sponsored by the National Biodiesel Board (NBB), this national event has been taking place since 2004. Don’t miss your opportunity to get involved in the ever-growing US biodiesel industry.  … Read More

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Biodiesel Producer Working Group Meeting Held in Portland

Biodiesel Producer Working Group Meeting
Held in September in Portland

 

As part of Maine Clean Communities’ U.S. Department of Energy Grant to remove barriers to the development of the use of alternative fuels and alternative fuel vehicles, a biodiesel producer… Read More

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Oakhurst Dairy and Maine Standard Biofuels Win “Breathe Easy Award”

The Northeast Diesel Collaborative’s “Breathe Easy Leadership Awards” are given to organizations which have taken significant steps to reduce diesel exhaust and emissions.      … Read More

Oakhurst Dairy and Maine Standard Biofuels (MSBF) were selected because of their seven-year partnership in reducing diesel

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Biodiesel Workshop for Fleets Held on October 17th

Biodiesel Workshop
in South Portland was a success!

Maine Clean Communities Biodiesel Workshop for Fleets on October 17th was a success. We had a good sized crowd at Southern Maine Community College in South Portland and some really interesting and … Read More

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Biodiesel Workshop for Fleets Oct. 17th 9-Noon at SMCC

Biodiesel Workshop for Fleets

October 17th, 2013 
9:00 A.M. to Noon 

Jewett Hall, Southern Maine Community College
77 Fort Road, South Portland
Join local fleets and biodiesel producers  
to learn and discuss the following: 

Basics of Biodiesel;
Fuel quality; 
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Maine Standard Biofuels: Buy Local, Eat Local, Recycle Local!

Maine Standard Biofuels collects used cooking oil from over 600 restaurants from Bar Harbor Maine to Boston’s Chinatown. Maine Standard Biofuels is Maine’s only local full-service waste grease collector and biodiesel manufacturer. They provide the local community with high performance, … Read More

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Maine Company Making Biofuel From Spent Grease

PORTLAND, Maine (WCSH 6 NEWS CENTER) — With a few added chemicals and some serious filtration, Maine Standard Biofuels takes leftover cooking oil from restaurants and creates heating oil for home and biodiesel for cars and trucks.

“It can be … Read More

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Portland fuel company capitalizes on restaurant grease

PORTLAND — Call it McFuel.

While activists, businesses and City Hall have recently clashed over the possibility of using tar-sands oil to heat buildings and power vehicles, a tiny Portland company is producing environment-friendly fuels from the grease found in … Read More

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2013 National Biodiesel Conference – Las Vegas February 4th-7th, 2013

10th ANNUAL NATIONAL BIODIESEL CONFERENCE & EXPO!
Capturing momentum at the 2013 National Biodiesel Conference & Expo

The theme of this year’s conference, MOMENTUM, is aptly chosen.  At 1.1 billion gallons and climbing, biodiesel has become a true force in … Read More

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Clean Cities Now Newsletter: September 2012 Issue

Clean Cities Now is the official biannual newsletter of Clean Cities, an initiative designed to reduce petroleum consumption in the transportation sector by advancing the use of alternative and renewable fuels, fuel economy improvements, idle-reduction measures, and new technologies, as … Read More

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