Biodiesel production reaches record levels

Domestic production has remained flat while imports rose 25% from 2014 to 2015.

U.S. consumers used a record of nearly 2.1 billion gal. of biodiesel in 2015, reducing America’s carbon emissions by at least 18.2 million metric tons, according to new Environmental Protection Agency data released as the industry kicks off its 2016 Biodiesel Conference & Expo.

Biodiesel industry leaders said the year-end figures demonstrate biodiesel’s rising popularity and its continued success as America’s first and only EPA-designated advanced biofuel to reach commercial-sc

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