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USDA Expands Investments in Next-Generation Bioenergy Development

Source: imperialvalleynews.com

Phoenix, Arizona – Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced the availability of up to $8.7 million in funding for bioenergy research and education efforts as well as publishing the final rule for a program that provides incentives for farmers and forest landowners interested in growing and harvesting biomass for renewable energy. 28 more words


Iowa Tax on Biodiesel Blends

(Source: wnax.com)

The Iowa Legislature created a 3 cent per gallon differential tax rate for B 11 and higher biodiesel blends in the road funding measure that passed both houses this week. 64 more words


UK: Local authority fleets could help fight ‘fatberg’ problem

(Source: fleetnews.co.uk)

Hackney borough council is hoping to be able to use a B20 or B30 blend of biodiesel on part of its 170-strong LCV fleet by the end of 2015. 46 more words


Costa introduces bill to increase biofuel use

(Source: timesledger.com)

Continuing his efforts to make New York City more sustainable, City Councilman Costa Constantinides (D-Astoria) introduced legislation last week which would increase the use of biodiesel in home heating oil. 50 more words