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Biodiesel industry calling 'mayday' over federal tax incentive 

What will happen to biodiesel producers, like Western Dubuque Biodiesel, if Congress fails to extend the federal tax incentive? 

Read Tom Brooks' Op Ed in The Hill 

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Biodiesel Supporters Demonstrate Policy Success at State Capitol

More than 75 biodiesel supporters took to the Iowa State Capitol in March to remind lawmakers just how well their comprehensive state policies on biodiesel have worked.

More than half of Iowa’s diesel supply contains biodiesel, increasing availability to Iowans, and the state remains the top producer of the renewable fuel, proponents said. 

View highlights from “Iowa Biodiesel Day on the Hill”



Biodiesel in Iowa

Iowa is a national leader in biodiesel production.

Biodiesel is a cleaner-burning alternative fuel, produced from domestic, renewable resources. Biodiesel contains no petroleum, but can be blended at any level with diesel to create a blend.

Iowa biodiesel producers play a critical role in providing the nation with America's only Advanced Biofuel.  This economic activity benefits all of Iowa. 

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