Monthly Archives: May 2008

Satellite Strategy

It’s been years since we have bought other people’s biodiesel. But last week we bought 250 gallons of street legal biodiesel from the Coop. Today we bought a thousand gallons more from another small scale producer.

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Pricing Policy

We need a pricing policy. Because here we go again. Petroleum diesel has caught up with us, and we have to move our price to get out of the way.

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Trip to Seattle

Rachel just returned from Seattle and here’s her guest blog entry: I’m on my way home from a 5-day respite from life in Pittsboro and the day to day grind at the Plant. I would not really call it vacation, … Continue reading

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Kicking Ideas Around the Trailer

The other night I pulled into the Coop around quitting time. I had a gas powered lawn mower strapped to a trailer pulled by Silver Ghost.

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Small is Possible

I spent most of 2007 working on my second book, and I am pleased to report that the finished product has at long last arrived.

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Bing, Bang, Boom

Yesterday David shipped a biodiesel plant over to Carolina Biodiesel in Durham.

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Building a Bridge

Today was my last meeting as a sitting board member for the Piedmont Biofuels Coop. After two tours of duty, and five years, I’m heading out to pasture.

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