- Integrating the Production of Biofuels and Bioproducts
April 28, 2016 11:25 AM
A new biomass production strategy offers a more efficient, cost-effective, and integrated approach to the utilization of our nation’s biomass resources.Read The Full Story
- From Rice Paddies to the Road: Transforming Rice Husks into Lithium-ion Anodes for Plug-in Electric Vehicles
April 27, 2016 10:15 AM
Through a project supported by the Energy Department’s Vehicle Technologies Office, researchers at Stanford University have been able to produce silicon structures for lithium-ion batteries from rice husks, a waste product of this ubiquitous agricultural crop.Read The Full Story
August 27, 2015
February 3, 2014Energy Department Announces $12 Million for Technologies to Produce Renewable Carbon Fiber from Biomass
The Energy Department today announced up to $12 million in funding to advance the production of cost-competitive, high-performance carbon fiber material from renewable non-food-based feedstocks such as agricultural residues and woody biomass.
August 1, 2013Secretary Moniz Announces New Biofuels Projects to Drive Cost Reductions, Technological Breakthroughs
During remarks at the Energy Department’s Biomass 2013 annual conference, Secretary Moniz highlighted the important role biofuels play in the Administration’s Climate Action Plan.
July 31, 2013
Groundbreaking Project Deploys Technology Developed Through Early Energy Department R&D Investments
July 25, 2012
July 2, 2012