Regional Biofuels Workshop

Choose your workshop day on the Registration form

September 10
12noon - 2pm
Isothermal Planning and
Development Commission
11 West Court Street

September 12
10am - 2pm
Katherine Harper Hall
Appalachian State University
397 Rivers Street


Linda Giltz 
Land of Sky Regional Council 

Interested in switching to biofuels, or learning more about biodiesel?  

Attend one of these Regional Biofuels Educational Workshops

September 10      12 noon – 2 pm
September 12      10 am – 2 pm

Workshops are FREE and include lunch.  Please register if you plan to attend!

Making the switch to biofuels is easier than you may think! Come to one of these workshops to learn more about biofuels/biodiesel, the benefits of using biofuels, and related local business opportunities. You can improve the operational efficiency and energy portfolio of your fleet, while supporting your local economy. Public and private fleet managers, business owners/entrepreneurs, farmers, and other interested people are invited to attend these workshops. They will include informative presentations and lively discussions led by national and local experts and practitioners, and cover the following topics:

  • Overview of Biofuels, their Benefits, and Trends
  • WNC’s Biofuels Market and Supply Chain*
  • Local Users’ Experiences
  • Related Projects/Programs

* Includes farming, food processing, retail sales/use, oil recycling and fuel production and distribution.

For more information, contact Linda Giltz, Senior Planner at Land of Sky Regional Council, at 828-251-6622 or

Presented by:

Funding for the workshops provided by the NC Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services