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Renewable Diesel Webinar January 25

January 19, 2017 in ACT Expo 2017, Renewable Diesel, webinar by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Online ACT Expo Event Is Aimed at Interested Fleets

Organizers of the Advanced Clean Transportation (ACT) Expo are holding a free webinar on renewable diesel on Wednesday, January 25, at 10:00am Pacific / 1:00pm Eastern time.

Neste Talks Turkey: Renewable Diesel

November 23, 2016 in Biofuels, Renewable Diesel by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Why Not Collect that Fat for Transportation?

Neste is spreading the word that the waste fat from roasting a single turkey or baking just one ham “converts to roughly two miles driven in a private car.”

NexGen Fuel’s Baja: Renewable Diesel

May 10, 2016 in ACT Expo 2016, Biofuels, Renewable Diesel by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

It’s the First Diesel Entry for the Baja 1000 Endurance Race

One of the many “firsts” unveiled at ACT Expo 2016 is an off road “trophy truck” from NexGen Fuel, a unit of the San Francisco Bay Area’s Golden Gate Petroleum.

California Embraces Renewable Diesel

September 11, 2015 in Biofuels, Renewable Diesel, Solicitation by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

California General Services Wants It, City of Walnut Creek Has It

Demand for renewable diesel is heating up in California, where the state Department of General Services is seeking bids on a state-wide contract and the city of Walnut Creek has converted its entire diesel fleet. updated September 14

Neste-CLP Car Makes Its U.S. Crossing

June 29, 2015 in Biofuels, event by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Superlite Car Averages 67 Miles per NEXBTL Diesel Gallon at 68 MPH,
As Sponsor Golden Gate Readies a Retail Program for Renewable Diesel

Just 37.6 gallons of renewable NEXBTL renewable diesel from Finland’s Neste Oil powered a CLP Motorsports Superlite Coupe with 1.9-liter Volkswagen TDI engine from Atlantic Beach, Fla. to Santa Monica last week.

Across the U.S. on One Tank Diesel

June 14, 2015 in Biofuels by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Neste’s NEXBTL Renewable Diesel Is to Power
CLP Motorsports SLC with 1.9-Liter VW Engine

Neste Oil is promoting a journey across the U.S. on a single fill-up: “A team of motorsport enthusiasts will drive from Atlantic Coast of Florida to the Pacific Coast of California on just one tank of renewable fuel.” The trip is planned for June 21-26.

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