Galveston Bay Biodiesel, LP (GBB) is the initial project of BioSelect Fuels, a Houston-based developer and operator of biodiesel facilities. The facility will initially produce 20 million gallons of biodiesel per year and has the capability to expand operations to produce 110 million gallons per year.
Chevron USA, through its subsidiary, Chevron Technology Ventures, has a 22% equity position in GBB.
BioSelect Galveston will produce biodiesel from soybeans and other renewable feedstocks. The company plans to expand with multiple large-scale sites nationwide to a capacity of 470 million annual gallons by 2010.