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Biodiesel Ready to Respond to Obama’s Climate Change Initiative

President Barack Obama spoke at Georgetown University June 25 to unveil his vision on what's needed to prepare for the impacts of climate change, and how the U.S. can lead the global effort to fight it. �This is a serious … Continue reading

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GM ‘thanked’ by biodiesel groups for making the Cruze Diesel B20 …

As if one of the world's largest automakers needed additional advertisement, General Motors now is getting big-time support from biodiesel advocates for being the first US automaker to make have one of its light-duty models … Continue reading

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Connecticut legislature declares home heating oil tax ‘dead’- The …

It's rare that lawmakers pronounce legislation �dead,� but that's just what Sen. Gary LeBeau and Rep. Chris Perone did on Thursday when they killed a proposal to tax home heating oil and propane. An excise tax of 1.5 cents Continue reading

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Home heating oil dealers oppose proposed surcharge – The …

The Commerce Committee debated a bill Tuesday that would for the first time ever add a surcharge to home heating oil and propane used by more than 50 percent of Connecticut households. The bill, which was drafted last Continue reading

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Biodiesel Magazine: Biodiesel Industry, NBB Celebrate 20 Years

By Joe Jobe, CEO, National Biodiesel Board. As we head into 2013, the National Biodiesel Board kicks off the celebration of its 20th anniversary. Not only is this an accomplishment for the organization, it is an accomplishment … Continue reading

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Green-Hot: New York City Bioheat Requirement Takes Effect Oct. 1

In 2010 New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg signed an air quality bill that included the Bioheat provision for heating homes and buildings. A New York State bill also required a switch to Ultra Low Sulfur Heating Oil, which Continue reading

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Hartford Business Journal: CT Firm Opens NY Bioheat Facility

Hartford Business Journal: CT Firm Opens NY Bioheat Facility. Posted on October 18th, 2012. From Hartford Business Journal (October 17, 2012): Greenwich energy company Westmore Fuel has opened a new 1.2 million gallon BioHeat Continue reading

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