Academy Award-winning and two-time Grammy Award-winning Melissa Lou Etheridge will, along with San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom, keynote the 2009 National Biodiesel Conference and Expo at Moscone Center West starting February 1st. (Or maybe Melissa will just have “special guest” status - the P.R. people are still sorting that one out.)
And this year, for the first time ever, you members of the public, you great unwashed masses, can pop over for a look on “Public Day,” February 4th.
Even MUNI is on board the biodiesel bus:
And why did the alternative fuelers pick little old San Francisco, of all places in the world? Because They Love Us:
“San Francisco is an inspiration to our industry like none I’ve ever seen,” said Joe Jobe, CEO of the National Biodiesel Board. “As we look to the future of energy in the United States and the role biodiesel will play in the nation’s energy plan, San Francisco provides a unique blueprint for other cities to follow.”
See you there!
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