National Biodiesel Conference Podcast
Summary: The National Biodiesel Conference Podcast will feature interviews and presentations from industry leaders, before, during and after the conference. Posts will be done as they become available.
Bruce Chesson with NASA Transportation picked up the Pioneer Award for his agency and talked about how they use biodiesel during a press conference.
Director of Florida Power and Light's Fleet Services George Survant talked about his company's use of biodiesel during a press conference.
The closing general session of the 2008 National Biodiesel Conference featured a panel discussion on new feedstocks for biofuels.
Interview with University of Idaho Department Head of Biological and Agricultural Engineering Jon Van Gerpen about new energy balance study.
John Urbanchuk of LECG was one of the panelists for the session on food versus fuel at the 2008 biodiesel conference.
Jim Duffield of USDA was one of the panelists for the session on food versus fuel at the 2008 biodiesel conference.
Emily Bockian Landsburg of Philadelphia FryoDiesel is the new chair of the Sustainability Task Force for the NBB.
Astronaut Jim Lovell inspired the biodiesel industry at Tuesday morning's general session.
Astronaut Jim Lovell spoke to a captivated audience of biodiesel industry folks at the Tuesday morning general session telling them to expect the unexpected.
Lisa Ryan with the NBB's political action committee talks about being successful in DC.
Manning Ferachi, the NBB's director of governmental affairs, discusses the renewal of the federal tax incentive that keeps biodiesel competitive with petroleum, the CCC Bioenergy program, and the new Renewable Fuels Standard for biodiesel.
Gene Gebolys, the chairman of the NBB's Regulatory Committee reminded the audience how important the day is to the future of the biodiesel industry.
Senior chemist Teresa Alleman talks about a new study from the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) which shows the quality of biodiesel has made significant gains.
David Winslow of Universal Studios announces that they will increase the amount of biodiesel used at the popular Orlando theme park.
Country singer Michael Peterson entertains the 2008 National Biodiesel Conference general session with "From the Grave to the Cradle".