Category Archives: Biofuels

Maine Clean Communities is Featured in the Summer Edition of Fuels Fix Magazine!

The Summer Edition of Fuels Fix
On-line Magazine Features
Maine Clean Communities!
Maine Clean Communities has made its way into the
Fuels Fix summer edition!

(article is on page 27)

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Biodiesel Workshop for Diesel Mechanics in Portland – Oct. 7th

Save the Date!
Biodiesel Workshop for
Diesel Mechanics in Portland

Tuesday, October 7th, 2014
Southern Maine Community College

This workshop will continue our educational efforts aimed at fleets and mechanics on the use of alternative fuels. This one will focus … Read More

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What’s Your Alternative Fuel IQ?

Think you know a thing or two about alternative fuels and advanced vehicles?

Do you know where biodiesel fuel comes from? Animal fats? Vegetable oils? Recycled restaurant grease?

How about the way propane is delivered to fueling stations—via pipeline or … Read More

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DOE Announces $10 Million to Advance Zero-Emission Cargo Transport Vehicles

The U.S. Department of Energy announced up to $10 million to demonstrate and deploy innovative alternate transportation technologies for cargo vehicles, designed to help reduce U.S. reliance on gasoline, diesel, and oil imports.

Electrifying cargo transportation vehicles and infrastructure will … Read More

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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… Read More (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. 

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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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