Green energy is one of the biggest trends right now, and investors are understandably interested in identifying attractive green energy stocks for their portfolios.

In this video, Motley Fool analyst John Reeves talks with David Meier, who manages a portfolio called Trends and Trades for Fool.com, about his favorite green energy stock idea. Dave highlights a biofuel maker whose product may become price-competitive with oil someday soon. That would be a dramatic breakthrough since this company's fuel burns with reduced emissions.

For additional energy stock ideas, check out the latest free report from our top analysts. The report, "3 Stocks for $100 Oil," highlights three stocks from our Rising Star real-money portfolios. Click here to learn more about these stocks.

At the time this article was published John Reeves and David Meier do not own shares in any of the companies mentioned in the article.The Motley Fool owns shares of Solazyme and First Solar. Motley Fool newsletter services have recommended buying shares of First Solar and Chesapeake Energy. Try any of our Foolish newsletter services free for 30 days. We Fools may not all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.

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