Archive for April, 2009

Greasy Rider Film Free on Hulu!

April 22, 2009

Greasy Rider 2In celebration of Earth Day the kind folks at Greasy Rider have put their film up on Hulu!

We showed this SVO Road-Trip documentary at the Anchorage Museum of Art last year.  Read our review here.

Veg On!

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Biodiesel at Upper Susitna Earth Day!

April 16, 2009

vegwerks-100x78The 2009 Earth Day celebration for the Upper Susitna Valley will be held on Saturday, April 18th, at the Sheldon Community Arts Hanger in downtown Talkeetna from 11:00am – 3:00pm.

The festivities will include presentations, food, coffee, kid crafts, entertainment and informational
booths.

We’ll be there with biodiesel demonstrations, straight veg information and class flyers. Anyone want to come out and help table?

Directions:

Take the George Parks to Talkeetna Spur Road (mile 98). Turn onto Talkeetna Spur and take it all the way into town to the stop sign. Go through the stop sign (stay on Main Street) and take your first left (just after Nagley’s). It’s directly ahead on the left in a renovated airplane hanger

Veg On!

The Utne Reader Reviews Alaska Biodiesel in biodieselSMARTER.

April 13, 2009

utne logo“It’s really dorky and fun,” says Utne Reader librarian Danielle Maestretti about the Alaska biodiesel articles in this issue of biodieselSMARTER.  Dorky and fun?  Sure, I’ll go with that.  Check it out at the Utne Reader Media Blog!

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P.S. We’re at the end of the segment.

Fairbanks Biodiesel featured in Aurora Magazine.

April 6, 2009

aurora-biofuelsAurora Magazine has put out a nice little piece on Alaska biofuels.

The Fairbanks Biodiesel “co-op” is featured, as well as little on Arctic Biofuels (also in Fairbanks).

Near the end is a mention about canola as an oilseed crop in Delta.  There’s also stuff on grasses, barley and wood.  A short but well written overview for the layperson – check it out.

Veg On!