Bioenergy Technologies Office

  • Bioenergy 2015 Conference: Opportunities in a Changing Energy Landscape

    On June 23–24, 2015, the U.S. Department of Energy's Bioenergy Technologies Office will host its eighth annual conference—Bioenergy 2015: Opportunities in a Changing Energy Landscape. Participants, including key stakeholders from the bioenergy industry, Congress, national laboratories, academia, and the financial community, discuss critical bioenergy issues.

  • Test Your Knowledge! Take the Bioenergy Quiz

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

  • World’s First Algae Surfboard Makes Waves in San Diego

    Energy Department-funded scientists at the University of California San Diego (UCSD) California Center for Algae Biotechnology have successfully demonstrated a uniquely Californian solution to replacing fossil fuels—surfboards made from algae.

  • Coloring and Activity Book

    The Coloring and Activity Book was developed by Bioenergy Technologies Office as part of its OPERATION BioenergizeME initiative. It is designed for children as a fun learning tool to inform them about bioenergy and raise their awareness of alternative fuel sources and renewable energy.

  • 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