- The Journey to Commercializing Cellulosic Biofuels in the United States
October 17, 2014 1:28 PM
In Hugoton, Kansas, a state-of-the-art biorefinery has begun producing 25 million gallons per year of cellulosic ethanol.Read The Full Story
- Energy Department Joins Agriculture and Navy in the Fight for Clean Energy Transportation
October 2, 2014 2:50 PM
Earlier this month, on September 19, 2014, Energy Department (DOE) Deputy Secretary Daniel Poneman joined Secretary Tom Vilsack of the Department of Agriculture (USDA), and Secretary Ray Mabus of the Department of Navy (Navy) to announce three projects that will produce renewable jet and diesel for the military. DOE, USDA, and Navy are working with private industry to produce advanced drop-in biofuels that can be used by the Department of Defense and the private transportation sector.Read The Full Story
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, 2012Agriculture and Energy Departments Announce New Investments to Drive Innovations in Biofuels and Biobased Products
U.S. Departments of Agriculture and Energy announced a $41 million investment that will drive more efficient biofuels production and feedstock improvements.
July 2, 2012
April 13, 2012