Bioenergy Technologies Office

  • Watch the Sustainability in Bioenergy Video

    From its big screen premier at Bioenergy 2015: Opportunities in a Changing Energy Landscape, “Sustainability in Bioenergy: A Nation Connected” is a short documentary film highlighting personal stories and the efforts being made by communities across the United States to develop, produce, and provide bioenergy, while ensuring it is environmentally, economically, and socially sustainable.

  • One Year Down the Road of Biogas Industry Development

    Methane is both a powerful energy source and a potent greenhouse gas. When it’s extracted from the earth as natural gas and burned for heating and electricity, it emits carbon dioxide (CO2) but burns more cleanly than some other energy sources such as coal. Photo courtesy of New York City Department of Environmental Protection.

  • Bioproducts to Enable Biofuels Workshop Summary Report

    This report summarizes the proceedings of the U.S. Department of Energy’s Bioenergy Technologies Office’s Bioproducts to Enable Biofuels Workshop, held on July 16, 2015, in Denver, Colorado.

  • Bioenergy Quiz

    How much do you know about bioenergy, how it is produced, and what it is used for, and how it cam help the economy and our environment? Take our bioenergy quiz to find out.

  • U.S. Department of Energy Bioenergy Knowledge Discovery Framework

    The Bioenergy KDF supports the development of a sustainable bioenergy industry by providing access to a variety of data sets, publications, and collaboration and mapping tools that support bioenergy research, analysis, and decision making.

Program Areas


Algal Biofuels

Conversion Technologies

Demonstration and Market Transformation




About the Bioenergy Technologies Office

Bioenergy 2015 Conference

Peer Review

Interactive Bioenergy Overview

Education and Workforce Development

Financial Opportunities