Monthly Archives: August 2006

California Strikes Again

Tonight the airwaves are alight with California’s new law which caps carbon emissions.

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Grand Opening Announced

Members of Piedmont Biofuels received a post card in the mail last week, inviting everyone to the grand opening of the Industrial facility in Pittsboro on September 25th, 2006.

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Local Biofuel Advocate Earns Hot Honor

PITTSBORO, N.C. August 28, 2006 — Smart women who are working for change now make up a Web site called The Real Hot 100. Instead of poster pin-up girls, many of these women are role models, including one from Pittsboro, … Continue reading

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Final Resting Place

Today we moved into our last “Control Room,” and have taken up residence in “Building Two.”

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The Long Emergency

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The Long Emergency

Last night in Asheville, we had one of those bizarre biofuels events where twenty biodiesel enthusiasts gather at a vegetarian restaurant for an evening on the town.

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Virginia Small Producer Conference

Rachel and Lyle travelled to Virginia to speak at a Hampton Roads Clean Cities conference.

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Book Reading

Attend a live reading from Biodiesel Power at Malaprops Bookstore in downtown Asheville.

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Burning Biodiesel

A rousing coffee table conversation with our friends from Blue Ridge Biofuels, exploring biodiesel, energy balance and the renewable fuels scene.

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Omnivore’s Dilemma

Michael Pollan’s new book has helped electrify our project.

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