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Biofuels for Small Business Owners

Photo of shuttle vans at an alternative fueling site.

SuperShuttle in Colorado uses alternative fuel vehicles in its fleet.

The following resources can provide you with more information on how your small business can benefit from using alternative fuel and flex-fuel vehicles, which can run on biofuels. If you are unfamiliar with biofuels, see the introduction to biofuels.

General Information

U.S. Department of Energy Alternative Fuels and Advanced Vehicles Data Center
Provides information on alternative fuels and the vehicles that use them, as well as locations of refueling sites across the country.

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency: Renewable and Alternative Fuels
Has information on alternative fuels, including fact sheets and information on vehicle emissions.

National Biodiesel Board
Provides information on using biodiesel in conventional diesel engines, including a list of biodiesel suppliers.


Database of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency
Provides information on state, local, utility, and selected federal incentives that promote renewable energy.