July 2011

Trends and Resources

HP In Brief: HPIn Brief

US biodiesel market The US biodiesel industry will grow to support more than 74,000 jobs throughout the economy by 2015 while creating some $4 billion in household income, more than doubling current l..

Thinnes, Billy, Hydrocarbon Processing Staff

US biodiesel market The US biodiesel industry will grow to support more than 74,000 jobs throughout the economy by 2015 while creating some $4 billion in household income, more than doubling current levels, according to an economic study released by the National Biodiesel Board (NBB). The report also found that the industry will grow to generate nearly $1.6 billion in local, state and federal tax revenues in 2015. The study, conducted by Cardno ENTRIX, an international consulting firm that specializes in environment and natural resources economics, documents the difficulties the industry faced when the US Congress allowed a key tax incentive to expire in 2010. It found that the expiration

Log in to view this article.

Not Yet A Subscriber? Here are Your Options.

1) Start a FREE TRIAL SUBSCRIPTION and gain access to all articles in the current issue of Hydrocarbon Processing magazine.

2) SUBSCRIBE to Hydrocarbon Processing magazine in print or digital format and gain IMMEDIATE ACCESS to the current issue as well as to 3 articles from the HP archives per month. $239 for an annual subscription.

3) Start a FULL ACCESS PLAN SUBSCRIPTION and regain IMMEDIATE ACCESS to this article, the current issue, all past issues in the HP Archive, the HP Process Handbooks, HP Market Data, and more. $1,695 for an annual subscription.  For information about group rates or multi-year terms, contact J'Nette Nichols-Davis at  jnette.davis-nichols@gulfpub.com or +1 713.520.4426.

From the Archive

Comments