Fall Events List

Just a quick post to let everyone know exactly what’s going on in Central Texas with alternative fuels:

Alternative Fuel Events – Fall 2008


Sept 16             3-7pm        Deluxe Intro to Biodiesel        DieselGreen Fuels         5217 Cesar Chavez St.


Matt Rudolf of Piedmont Biofuels Coop will teach a hands-on class for $49, proceeds to fund Piedmont Biofuels. For more information, or to RSVP, contact Frankie Abralind at 804-363-5563


Sept 17    9am-5pm  Sustainable Biodiesel Stakeholders Meeting  International Center     201 E. 2nd St.

 A day of open discussion on the environmental, social, and economic impacts of the biodiesel industry in the U.S. Membership is only $25/year to the non-profit Sustainable Biodiesel Alliance and supports efforts to create sustainable business practices in the biodiesel industry. For more information, go to http://www.fuelresponsibly.org



Sept 18                   8am-5pm                  Texas Biofuels Conference & Expo            Austin Airport Hilton

 The 3rd Annual Texas Biofuels Conference & Expo will take an in-depth look at the latest regulatory, agricultural, and technical developments impacting the renewable fuels industry in Texas. Cost is $400 – $500. For more information, go to http://www.biodieselcoalitionoftexas.org


Sept 26 – 28th                               Renewable Roundup                                    Fredericksburg, TX

 The 9th Annual Renewable Roundup is Texas’ premier weekend conference renewable energy and sustainable living. For more information, visit http://www.theroundup.org. Jason Burroughs of DieselGreen Fuels will be speaking on vegetable oil and biodiesel as fuels.


Oct 11 – 12th                               Sustainable Living Roadshow                  One Hundred Acres Woods

 The Sustainable Living Roadshow (SLR) is a caravan of educators and entertainers who tour the country in a fleet of renewable fuel vehicles setting up off-the-grid eco-carnivals with experiential learning villages, empowering communities to utilize sustainable living strategies for a healthier planet. For more information, visit http://www.sustainablelivingroadshow.org. Jason Burroughs of DieselGreen Fuels will be speaking on vegetable oil and biodiesel as fuels.


Oct 17 – 18th                                                      AltCar Expo                                    Palmer Events Center

 Free to the public, this is the first year that the AltCar Expo will be in Austin. Everything from Electric cars to biofuels and more. For more information, visit http://www.austinenergyaltcar.com. DieselGreen will have a booth showing our vegetable oil powered Golf and our biodiesel-powered 2009 Jetta TDI