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Cooperative’s Biodiesel Demo Aims to Increase Farmer Use  

– A demonstration by an Iowa farm cooperative aims to convince more farmers in the state to use biodiesel. United Farmers Cooperative, based in Afton, Iowa, put two trucks head-to-head to compare how blends of 5 and 20 percent biodiesel (B5 and B20) performed. 

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Education & Projects

Biofuels Fleet Workshop March 9

The National Renewable Energy Laboratory, in support of DOE and in partnership with Iowa Clean Cities, invites fleet operators and other stakeholders interested in ethanol and biodiesel to a free educational forum. 




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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