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Dr. Jonathan Male is the former Director for the Bioenergy Technologies Office (BETO) in the Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE). In this role, he led the Office’s work to lower costs, reduce technical risk, and accelerate deployment of bioenergy and renewable chemicals technologies. He oversaw research and development across the entire supply chain—from sustainable biomass growth and collection to biomass conversion technologies that include biochemical, catalytic, and thermochemical pathways to produce economically viable biofuels and bioproducts.

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Here are four ways the Energy Department's national labs are bringing emerging bioenergy technologies to market.
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Bioenergy Helps Drive Domestic Economic Growth and Energy Independence
August 21, 2017
Bioprose Blog: Bioenergy Helps Drive Domestic Economic Growth and Energy Independence
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May 31, 2017
Learn more about the Bioenergy Technologies Office Bioprose Blog.
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October 5, 2016

Learn about three bioenergy innovations that are helping to provide Americans with sustainable, renewable energy and alternatives to fossil fuels...

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August 24, 2016
A large part of the solution to reducing greenhouse gas emissions in the transportation sector could be uniquely filled by biofuels and bioproducts.
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