Bioeconomy 2018 Joined Forces with ABLC Global 2018Learn More
Bioeconomy 2018 took place in San Francisco, California on November 9.
Bioprose: Building the Bioeconomy through Technology & CommunicationLearn More
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Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Projects MapLearn More
The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Bioenergy Technologies Office (BETO) announces the launch of its Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Pro
The Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Announces $20 Million Available for Small Business Innovation Research and Technolog...
EERE expects to fund more than 100 new projects, totaling approximately $20 million
December 18, 2018
Energy Department Broadens Manufacturing Innovator Challenge, Launches Two New Prizes
The Energy Department announces the launch of two new prizes as part of the Manufacturing Innovator Challenge.
December 4, 2018
Department of Energy Announces 36 Projects for Bioenergy Research and Development
R&D will enable cost-competitive, drop-in renewable hydrocarbon fuels, bio-based products, and power from non-food biomass and waste feedstocks.
September 4, 2018
BETO Publishes New Workshop Summary Report on Performance-Advantaged Biobased Chemicals
The U.S. Department of Energy’s Bioenergy Technologies Office (BETO) published the summary report for its workshop on Moving Beyond Drop-In...
June 28, 2018
EERE Success Story—From Breakfast to Biocrude: Study Identifies Production Potential across Nation
Researchers look at wastewater sludge; animal manure; food waste; and fats, oil and grease as sources for the production of biofuel
June 20, 2018
A First-of-a-Kind Algal-based College Certificate Program Sends Off Its First Graduates
The U.S. Department of Energy’s Bioenergy Technologies Office (BETO)-funded Algae Technology Educational Consortium (ATEC) is proud to announce...
June 18, 2018
Department of Energy Announces $40 Million for Bio-Based Research
Projects to advance research in the development of microbes as practical platforms for the production of biofuels and from renewable resources.
June 18, 2018
Department of Energy Selects $3 Million in Research Projects to Advance Biofuels, Bioenergy, and Biobased Products
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced up to $3 million in funding for advanced biofuels, bioenergy, and biobased products.
May 9, 2018
Secretary Perry Announces Up to $78 Million for Bioenergy Research Funding Opportunities
Four funding opportunities support early-stage bioenergy research and development.
May 3, 2018
Energy Department Announces Up to $12 Million for the Co-Optimization of Fuels and Engines
BETO and VTO announce the Co-Optima Funding Opportunity.
May 2, 2018
Lighting the Way to Bioproducts: Smart Microbial Biosensors for Conversion Pathway DesignLearn More
Bioprose Blog: For several years, Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) scientists have been taking advantage of the molecular tools that naturally...
One Fish Model Study Leads to Three Wins for the EnvironmentLearn More
Bioprose Blog: PNNL, ORNL, & USFS have been modeling to understand the costs and benefits of thinning forests and the potential for improving habitat.
Algae: As Different from Each Other as They Are from You and MeLearn More
Bioprose Blog: LANL is developing genetic engineering tools that would allow algae to grow faster and accumulate more biomass for biofuel production.
Fueling the Future: Developing a More Efficient Process for Producing Biobased High-Octane GasolineLearn More
Bioprose Blog: The Bioenergy Technologies Office and National Renewable Energy Laboratory developed a novel process that uses biomass gasification.
Join Us at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Bioeconomy 2018 at ABLC Global!Learn More
Join Us at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Bioeconomy 2018 at ABLC Global!
Idaho Researchers Slash Cost of Providing Biomass for Biofuels ProductionLearn More
Bioprose Blog: Idaho Researchers Slash Cost of Providing Biomass for Biofuels Production
Catalyst Collaboration: Argonne Accelerates Biofuel Production TechnologyLearn More
Bioprose Blog: Catalyst Collaboration―Argonne Accelerates Biofuel Production Technology
Breakthrough Fuels-Engines R&D Offers Dramatic Boost in Fuel Savings, Economy, and Energy SecurityLearn More
As global energy demand grows, America needs to keep innovating. New energy options can create jobs, boost the economy, and improve national security.