The Bioenergy Technologies Office (BETO) Bioprose: Bioenergy R&D Blog is a key resource for scientific information on the U.S. bioeconomy. The blog posts provide technical knowledge that shows how BETO sustainably develops biofuels, biopower, and bioproducts. Each blog will also communicate how researchers are making progress in enhancing U.S. energy security and competitive advantage.

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Ethanol vs. Petroleum-Based Fuel Carbon Emissions
June 23, 2022
Biofuels have been proven to emit significantly lower greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions than petroleum-based fuels, and recent scientific studies indicate that net-zero emission biofuels are not only possible, but achievable. Corn ethanol and other biofuels
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Quantity in Search of Quality: Los Alamos National Laboratory Makes a Case for Improving Algae Genome Data
June 15, 2022
The potential for advancing algal biofuels and bioproducts relies on using algae strains that are best suited for industrial production.
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On the Road to a Net-Zero-Carbon Transportation Future
June 14, 2022
Climate change is speeding up, along with the urgency to cut greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions responsible for global warming.
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Co-Processing Part 3: LANL Studies Quicker Method to Identify Renewable Carbon Percentages in Fuel Blends
April 21, 2022
Co-processing biomass-derived oil with crude oil in existing refineries is an effective way to stimulate the market for sustainable transportation fuels. With this approach, the fuel produced by co-producing bio-oil and petroleum can still be “dropped in”
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Bioprose: Bioenergy R&D Blog contributors include BETO leadership, program managers, and technical managers, as well as U.S. Department of Energy national laboratory relationship managers. Learn more about our bloggers.