New biodiesel mandate starts on May 1, Johnson says Minnesota is ready for B20

By |2018-03-19T16:22:11-05:00March 19th, 2018|

Six weeks remain until Minnesota's new B20 mandate kicks-in on May 1. House Representative Clark Johnson (D-North Mankato) says all evidence points to the state being ready to go ahead with the change. "For farmers it means a higher price for soybeans and for all of us it means cleaner air. So, this is a win-win situation for Minnesota," said Johnson. "There remain rumblings that they may attack and you can imagine again that the petroleum industry has some questions about biodiesel, because they're competitors." Rep. Clark Johnson Minnesota has three biodiesel plants with the combined production capacity of [...]