National Biodiesel Day 2017

Reason to celebrate: March 18, 2017 is National Biodiesel Day.

Biodiesel Day

Celebrate the birth of Rudolph Diesel and the vision of utilizing vegetable oil as fuel on Biodiesel Day by switching to biodiesel fuel and energy.

Hawaii governor tours BIB plant, commemorates Nat'l Biodiesel Day
Hawaii governor tours BIB plant, commemorates Nat'l Biodiesel Day

Shan Tsutsui proclaimed March 18, 2015, as Pacific Biodiesel Day to perpetuate and honor the legacy of the inventor of the diesel engine, Rudolph Diesel, as well as the contributions of a local company, Pacific Biodiesel. Recognizing the significance ...

Consumers' everyday tasks cut carbon on National Biodiesel Day
Consumers' everyday tasks cut carbon on National Biodiesel Day

National Biodiesel Day is celebrated on March 18, the anniversary of Rudolf Diesel's birthday. Diesel, born in 1858, was a true pioneer. When Diesel developed the first diesel engine it ran on a biofuel, peanut oil. In fact, he envisioned a time when ...

Nat'l Biodiesel Day celebrates America's advanced biofuel growth
Nat'l Biodiesel Day celebrates America's advanced biofuel growth

It's in everyone's best interest to have a choice in transportation fuel, and that's where biodiesel—America's first advanced biofuel—comes in. National Biodiesel Day is a reminder that diversity in fuel supply means more stable prices and less ...

National Biodiesel Day observed; Rachel Burton joins Marc-IV
National Biodiesel Day observed; Rachel Burton joins Marc-IV

March 18 is the birthday of Rudolf Diesel, the inventor of the compression ignition engine, a date purposely chosen for National Biodiesel Day to honor biodiesel and its many contributions to the environment, economy and the energy sector. Diesel ran ...

The Dubious, Brand-Led Surge of Fake National Holidays
The Dubious, Brand-Led Surge of Fake National Holidays

Today is National Biodiesel Day. Yesterday was National Corned Beef and Cabbage Day. Tomorrow is National Poultry Day, Let's Laugh Day, and Certified Nurses Day. Last Saturday, you could have celebrated Pi Day, not to be confused with Pie Day, which ...

Pacific Biodiesel Technologies, Big Island Biodiesel unite
Pacific Biodiesel Technologies, Big Island Biodiesel unite

Attendees at the commissioning of Big Island Biodiesel in 2012 included local investors, government officials, business associates and community supporters of renewable energy. Photo: Pacific Biodiesel Technologies · The high-vacuum distillation tower ...

Hawaii to convert diesel equipment, vehicles to biodiesel fuel blend
Hawaii to convert diesel equipment, vehicles to biodiesel fuel blend

Shan Tsutsui, who proclaimed March 18 as Pacific Biodiesel Day. During Ige's recent visit to Pacific Biodiesel's Big Island plant, he emphasized the state's serious commitment to food security and energy sustainability, including a commitment to ...

PUC Approves Hawaiian Electric, Pacific Biodiesel Contract
PUC Approves Hawaiian Electric, Pacific Biodiesel Contract

Hawai'i Public Utilities Commission regulators recently approved a contract between Hawaiian Electric and Pacific Biodiesel Technologies to supply biodiesel for Oahu power generators. Under the two-year contract, between two million and three million ...

March 18, 2017 is also Awkward Moments Day, Forgive Mom & Dad Day