Return on Investment

Return on Investment Calculator

Below is Springboard Biodiesel's return on investment calculator. Please fill in all appropriate data. This is available for the United States only at this time.

Please Fill In All Fields
Which processor are you looking for?
What Federal Tax credit will you be applying for? Biodiesel Tax Form 8911*
How many gallons of diesel do you use each month?
How much will your waste vegetable oil cost per gallon?
How much will your methanol cost?
What will you use for a catalyst?
What is your current cost of diesel per gallon?
Additional Costs
  • Sulfuric Acid
  • Electricity
  • Water
Your Return

Good News! On January 1, 2013, several tax incentives for biodiesel production and the purchase of "alternative fuel making equipment" (BioPro™ are eligeable!) were extended as part of the "fiscal cliff bill". The legislation, among its provisions, retroactively extends the biodiesel tax incentive through 2012 and allows anyone who purchased a BioPro™ in 2012 or will soon purchase one in 2013, to get a 30% tax deduction on the cost of the equipment. Read all about it here
This calculator is provided solely as an aid to estimating return on investment; it is not a guarantee nor an agreement.