Pacific Alternative Energy Resource LLC (PAER) provides agency and brokerage services with a focus on the sourcing, sales and distribution of alternative energy products, biofuels / biomass feedstocks, animal feed, and agriculture products with a particular emphasis on feedstock procurement for biodiesel.  PAER specializes in the sourcing and distribution of used cooking oil (UCO).


PAER operates globally, leveraging a network of third party partners and vendors to provide import/export, trading services and logistics solutions to move bulk liquid and agriculture commodities around the world.


While we operate globally, our primary focus is on the development of local and regional US renewable energy resources, and our international business is primarily based on exporting commodities from the United States with an emphasis on European and Asian markets.


PAER is dedicated to the promotion and development of the emerging alternative energy marketplace. We believe that by fostering this emerging market we can stimulate both market growth and product innovation, accelerating the adoption of alternative fuel technologies worldwide.

It is our belief that by utilizing a variety of alternative energy solutions and technologies, it is possible to develop renewable energy sources, supported worldwide by local community and regional based farmers, producers and suppliers. Through localized supply chain ecosystem we can support the development and distribution of products which provide a positive impact on both local domestic economies and the global environment.

For more information about Pacific Alternative Energy Resource, LLC.
or if you are a buyer, supplier or agent interested in working with us,
please contact us here.


PEAR Links and Updates Below:

Pacific Alterative Energy Resource LLC, A California Limited Liability Company, has developed a new division named "PAER AG" which is focused on sourcing and procuring non alternative energy commodities with a particular focus on California agriculture products.

The decision is based on PAER's strategic location in the Central Valley which is California's agricultural powerhouse; and further derived from customer requests in assisting with procuring and managing the sourcing of agriculture products from California.  PAER AG will begin working with products like tree nuts, fruits, grains, dairy products, tomatoes, wine/grapes and will endeavor to further develop alternative energy solutions by directly working with farmers and/or companies to develop and grow alternative energy feedstocks within California,  with the goal of supporting and providing local feedstock solutions to regional alternative energy companies.

Learn About PAER AG Here


PAER is actively seeking alternative/renewable energy resource contacts:

If you are in the alternative/renewable energy market, whether you are a supplier, producer or consumer, we want to hear from you. Let us know about your product or service, or what you are looking for, we may be able to connect to the resources you need.


News Articles of interest posted by PAER staff (below):

PAER's Managing Member was on a US panel of speakers discussing cultural and business exchanges between China and USA. PAER had the opportunity to discuss merging cultures and trade between China and US with particular emphasis on renewable and alternative energy, specifically with the City of Rizhao in Shandong Province, which has achieved significant utilization of solar energy and performed substantial ecological improvements (see below for details).

Pictured is the broadcast image on the China side, displayed in front of a Rizhao studio audience. CCTV is a world wide network with 1.4 billion viewers in China alone.  PAER was honored to be a part of this cultural exchange and grateful for the new friends and business contacts we have developed. PAER looks forward to continued cooperation in developing trade relations with China. Currently PAER is working on exporting alternative energy products, wine and agricultural products to China, and we look forward to expanding these existing efforts as well as developing new business opportunities.

California Renewable Energy Transmission Initiative (RETI):
California has adopted energy policies that require substantial increases in the generation of electricity from renewable resources. Extensive improvements, however, are needed to California's electric transmission infrastructure to get the electricity generated by new renewable power facilities to consumers.

PAER NOTE: one of the big problems facing renewable (electricity) generation in California is getting a air resources permit.  PAER is reviewing and discussing products and technologies which address air pollution (scrubber, filters, etc) and will share this information with companies seeking to reduce their air pollution.  If your company is in this line of business or has products which reduce air pollution, especially from biomass and biofuels equipment, please contact us here:

Some time back we reported that EU imposed steep penalties and import duties of $.86 to $1.36 per gallon on US biodiesel-

Effective March 13 2009.

The European Union said it will impose temporary import duties on US biodiesel, to offset the $1 per gallon biodiesel subsidy paid to US producers by the federal government.

Reuters is reporting that duties have been assessed on a company-by-company basis and include: ArcherDaniels Midland, 86 cents per gallon; Cargill, 90 cents; Imperium Renewables, 96 cents; Green Earth Energy Fuels, 93 cents; World Energy Alternatives, 96 cents; Peter Cremer North America and remaining biodiesel producers will pay $1.36 per gallon.

Now they are going after Indonesia and Argentina, with proposed tariffs as high as $300 to $340 per MT. Seems to us that European producers, likely due to absurdly high taxes, cannot compete with global producers:

EU duties on Argentina and Indonesian biodiesel high enought to halt imports.


Recovery Act & Biomass
The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (Recovery Act) presents opportunities for the advancement of biomass technologies. Signed into law by President Obama on February 17, 2009, the Recovery Act is an unprecedented effort to jumpstart our economy, create or save millions of jobs, and focus on addressing long-neglected challenges so our country can thrive in the twenty-first century.
Recovery Act

San Francisco Green Lights Brown Grease Factory

In a bold move, san Francisco has green lighted a project to build a large processing facility for turning the cities over 2.5 million gallons of brown trap grease into biodiesel.

Virgin Jet to Use Biofuel in Test Flight:

Boeing 747 to make historic flight from Heathrow to Amsterdam using biofuel

Thermal Conversion turns almost anything to oil:

The process is designed to handle almost any waste product imaginable, including turkey offal, tires, plastic bottles, harbor-dredged muck, old computers, municipal garbage, cornstalks, paper-pulp effluent, infectious medical waste, oil-refinery residues, even biological weapons such as anthrax spores. According to Brian Appel, chairman and CEO of Changing World Technologies, waste goes in one end and comes out the other as three products, all valuable and environmentally benign: high-quality oil, clean-burning gas, and purified minerals that can be used as fuels, fertilizers, or specialty chemicals for manufacturing.

Changing World Technologies has been working for several years to develop and fine tune this technology, and it really is amazing.

See full story here

Warning, the turkey parts pictures are a bit grisly.

PAER is a member of the American Fats & Oils Association

Track S.2021, Biodiesel Tax Incentive Reform and Extension Act of 2014 here


Current Projects and Product Availability quotes, see Twitter info below:





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PAER's Managing Member on China's CCTV discussing culture and trade between China and US.


Learn About our California Agriculture Division Here


US Gas Prices from US Energy Information Administration


PAER Adds a UCO page to our web site. Visit HERE

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