Monthly Archives: January 2011

Sustainable Biodiesel Summit Announced

January 17, 2011 For Immediate Release Contact: Lyle Estill, 919-321-8260 lyle@biofuels.coop This year’s Sustainable Biodiesel Summit (SBS) will be held in Pittsboro on March 5th. Every year since 2002 sustainable biodiesel enthusiasts have gathered in different cities to listen to … Continue reading

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Gravity Fill

It’s funny. In our go-go world of enzymatic biodiesel production, million dollar grants, methanol distillation, and generally big ideas, we tend to forget about how to use gravity.

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New Personal Best

I’ve been responsible for oil collections these days.  That entails getting obsessed with new feedstock acquisition.

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Edwards Mill Bar and Grill

Edwards Mill Bar and Grill is a unique gem in the Raleigh area that offers up some of the tastiest food around. Their menu is wonderfully varied with a variety of loaded salads, juicy burgers right off the grill, and … Continue reading

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January Grease Appreciation Dinner

Piedmont Biofuels is pleased to announce the date for our next Grease Appreciation Dinner for the month of January. For those of you who don’t know, Grease Appreciation is a monthly dinner designed to give back to the restaurants who … Continue reading

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A Visitor’s Perspective

Danielle and her husband came for a Sunday tour.  Here is what she wrote on her blog.

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January 5th, 2011 Coop Board Meeting Minutes

On January 5th, 2011 the Interim Coop Board met at The Eddy-a new bar in Saxapahaw, to push forward with the business of the Coop.

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Sustainable Biodiesel Summit 2011

This year poses a quandary for the sustainable biodiesel community.  The National Biodiesel Board is holding their annual conference in Arizona.

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Our Place in the World

For years folks have had trouble finding this place.  Truckers and mail and couriers and tour takers have all been thrown off by our obscure address.

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