2013 National Biodiesel Conference & Expo Highlights – February 5

Posted on February 6th, 2013

nbce_2013_250x138Below are highlights from February 5 from the 2013 National Biodiesel Conference & Expo in Las Vegas, Nevada.

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 our nation’s fuel supply. In 2013, the National Biodiesel Board celebrate the 10th National Biodiesel Conference & Expo. This conference has grown from a small gathering at its first event in Palm Springs, California in 2004, to a powerful platform that drives biodiesel business all year long. It is attended by fuel producers, petroleum distributors, soybean growers and agricultural commodity organizations, scientists, policy makers, and alternative fuel users and enthusiasts.

Full coverage can be found on the Official Event Blog.

USB Honored with “Eye on Biodiesel Award”

The 10th Annual National Biodiesel Board Conference: Momentum, kicked off with a bang this morning in Las Vegas as the organization celebrated 20 years. The session focused on the both the history and future of biodiesel and included the announcement of several “Eye on Biodiesel” awards.

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BiodieselNow App Announced

Ever wondered how to find local biodiesel retail filling stations? Now you don’t need to with the BiodieselNow smart phone app.

BiodieselNow, a new app offered by the National Biodiesel Board (NBB), gives users the ability to quickly find biodiesel fueling stations, track fuel purchases and earn rewards.

Introduced today at the 2013 National Biodiesel Conference, the app is available for both Apple and Android devices and provides valuable mapping information on biodiesel fueling stations across the US.

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Welcome Speech From Joe Jobe

The opening general session of this year’s conference was a fantastic look back at 20 years of the National Biodiesel Board and 10 years of this conference. We’ll be sharing some of those moments during the next couple days as we make new memories.

Here are some excerpts from this morning’s opening speech by Joe Jobe, CEO of the NBB.

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Welcome to the 2013 Conference

The National Biodeiesel Board staff and various contractors welcomes you to this year’s conference. We’ll be kicking things off this morning with educational sessions and then the first general session in just a little while.

I’ll be biodiesel blogging again for you and have an online photo album already started. We’ll be adding to it throughout the next several days.

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