Steve Klein is Senior Manager, Marketing, at Renewable Energy Group, which is North America's largest producer of biodiesel. He leads the company's efforts to promote the economic and value-added benefits of integrating biodiesel into distributor and retailer fuel programs.
Prior to joining REG in 2019, Steve worked for Syngenta in a variety of sales and marketing leadership roles. He holds a master’s degree in Agronomy and Crop Science from Iowa State University in addition to a bachelor’s degree from Utah State University.
Water in fuel tanks is a concern for all travel plaza and truckstop operators, but the fuel itself is not the cause of water issues in fuel tanks. Storing fuel — be it petroleum diesel, renewable diesel, biodiesel or gasoline— in a clean, dry tank is critical. In fact, water is the common denominator for two major issues with fuel storage: microbial contamination and corrosion. Let’s address these one at a time, and then discuss a few tips to help. More
Fleets’ usage of biodiesel is becoming more common but perhaps you’re still hearing some concerns. Here’s the truth: Biodiesel is worth learning about and I can dispel some of the myths you’re hearing. More