- Algae Education Helping Grow Jobs of the Future
August 30, 2016 3:30 PM
Algae is coming out of the pond and into the classroom, thanks to the significant efforts of the Algae Technology Education Consortium (ATEC) this past year. The Energy Department’s Bioenergy Technologies Office is funding ATEC’s project to strengthen workforce capabilities in the algal biofuels industry.Read The Full Story
- Who Needs Biofuels? Cost-Competitive Renewable Fuels are in Demand
August 24, 2016 1:15 PM
A large part of the solution to reducing greenhouse gas emissions in the transportation sector could be uniquely filled by biofuels and bioproducts. The Energy Department’s Bioenergy Technologies Office (BETO), in partnership with the national laboratories, academia, and private companies, is pursuing biofuel research and development to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and secure our energy independence.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