Biofuels & Biomass

Biomass Research and Development Initiative (BRDI) – See “Initiative” for multi-agency effort to coordinate and accelerate all federal bio-based products and bioenergy research and development.

EERE Biomass Program – 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) – 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