Petroleum Distributors' Guide to Biodiesel
Iowa incentives, combined with federal programs,
help make the economics favorable for blending Iowa
biodiesel into diesel.
State Incentive Programs
- Biodiesel Retailer Credit: Retailers carrying 5 percent biodiesel (B5) can claim a 3.5 cents-per-gallon incentive. Retailers carrying B11 or higher can claim a 5.5 cents-per-gallon incentive. Apply for the Blenders Tax Credit (form 8864)
- B11 Fuel Tax Differential: A 3-cent differential in Fuel Tax for blends of 11 percent or higher.
- Renewable Fuels Infrastructure Program: $3 million annually for biodiesel and ethanol, to help upgrade petroleum equipment to grow renewable fuel availability in Iowa.
DOE's Handling & Use Guide (PDF)
National Biodiesel Board's Quality, Handling and Use Guide
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