Biodiesel Blend Mandate

During the months of April through September, diesel fuel sold in the state must be at least B20. Diesel fuel sold during the remainder of the year must contain at least 5% biodiesel (B5). From April 1 to April 14, diesel fuel sold in the state can be less than 20% biodiesel (B20), but not less than 10% biodiesel (B10).

The Minnesota Department of Agriculture, Department of Commerce, and the Pollution Control Agency, in consultation with the Biodiesel Task Force and other technical experts, must submit annual reports regarding the implementation of minimum biodiesel content requirements, including information about the price and supply of biodiesel fuel.

(Reference Senate File 3596, 2018, and Minnesota Statutes 239.75 and 239.77)