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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
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
Going for Gold: Second Round of Finalists Announced for the 2018 Wood Stove Design Challenge
BETO and the Alliance for Green Heat announce the second round of finalists for the 2018 Wood Stove Design Challenge.
March 6, 2018
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.
It’s Elemental: Designing the Perfect Biofuel CatalystLearn More
Bioprose Blog: It’s Elemental—Designing the Perfect Biofuel Catalyst
Ready, Set, Go! Bioenergy Research Facilities and Industry Run the Relay Race toward Energy SecurityLearn More
In the race to achieve U.S. energy independence, the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Bioenergy Technologies Office is running full speed ahead.
A New Source of Renewable Plastics: Converting Ethanol to Butadiene in a Single StepLearn More
Bioprose Blog: A New Source of Renewable Plastics: Converting Ethanol to Butadiene in a Single Step
The Relay Race toward Energy Security: Passing the Baton from Bioenergy Research to Industrial CommercializationLearn More
Bioprose Blog: The Relay Race toward Energy Security: Passing the Baton from Bioenergy Research to Industrial Commercialization