The Business of Biodiesel: Elon Students work with N.C. Company

Students in courses taught by Susan Manring, associate professor of management, have been working with Biodiesel 4 Schools, an N.C. company that focuses on turning waste cooking oil into biodiesel to fuel school buses. The work of Love School of Business students this spring and summer has helped fill Elon University’s fuel tanks with locally sourced […]

Biodiesel Producer Fueling Change in Carroll, Hillsville, VA

The town and county have embraced Red Birch Energy’s alternative fuel efforts. HILLSVILLE — The owner of Red Birch Energy sees farmers and truck stop owners as the new oil barons as people make the switch to biodiesel for their transportation needs. Businessman Dean Price presents the idea for change as the ultimate “shop local” […]

Canola in the Tank