Highlight Your Organization During the NBF Auction

180125_NBF auction6The Foundation needs your donations now. We are happy to highlight our donors by including their logo on our conference posters, handouts and through social media outlets. This year’s event will take place in San Diego, California, during the 2019 National Biodiesel Conference and Expo from Jan 21-24. This event is the Foundation’s largest fundraiser.  It provides vital funding to support priority projects in the coming year. Lobster dinners, autographed sports memorabilia, baseball tickets, restaurant gift cards, and jewelry are just a few of the items we have received. You can donate by filling out our online donation form or by emailing For a current list of auction items, read more.

Experts Meet in St.Louis to Discuss Sustainability Priorities

                                               October 2018

180927-Pht-LynnMKateGray The Foundation hosted  the Sustainability and ILUC Workshop in St. Louis,    MO. Forty- five leading experts and scientists gathered to discuss the latest ILUC and sustainability issues.  The goal of this invitation only workshop is to   determine the projects and priorities needed for the biodiesel industry. This workshop has been held biennially since 2014 and has been integral in determining foundation funding and research priorities. Agenda read more


Cummins Donates Engine to the Foundation

181005-Pto-PickupEngine2Cummins has donated a 2.8L engine to NBF to help  promote biodiesel.  Don Scott with NBB will put it in a 1972 Jeep Commando that NBF will use to promote biodiesel and the Cummins engine.  It is the first "crate" engine marketed directly to the public.Follow Don Scott on instagram (donscott4bt) to see the progress  on the "Green Machine"

About the Foundation

The National Biodiesel Foundation was organized in 1994. The mission of the National Biodiesel Foundation is to accomplish outreach, education, research and demonstration activities for the advancement of biodiesel and its co-products to improve rural economic development, national security, air quality and the environment.
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