Biofuels & Biomass

Biomass Research and Development Initiative (BRDI)

http://www.usbiomassboard.gov/ – See “Initiative” for multi-agency effort to coordinate and accelerate all federal bio-based products and bioenergy research and development.

EERE Biomass Program

http://www.eere.energy.gov/biomass – A division of the U.S. Department of Energy. Provides information on biomass and biodiesel technology and helps to transform the nation’s biomass resources into cost competitive fuels.

Renewable Fuels Association (RFA)

http://www.ethanolrfa.org – Trade organization representing the ethanol industry. Publishes useful information including a listing of biorefineries and monthly U.S. fuel ethanol production and demand.

*For more information, see Articles, Books, and Industry Overviews, in this guide. Search Terms: biodiesel, biofuel, biomass, ethanol