[USA] The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Bioenergy Technologies Office (BETO) announced the 2016 update of the BETO Multi-Year Program Plan (MYPP). The MYPP helps BETO coordinate its activities and details BETO’s activities in the coming years. The latest MYPP includes three major changes:
A revised vision statement, “Developing and demonstrating transformative and revolutionary bioenergy technologies for a sustainable nation,” to emphasize the role of BETO in the bioeconomy.
The renaming of the “Algal Feedstocks Research and Development” program area to “Advanced Algal Systems Research and Development,” reflecting a stronger focus on the algal biofuels’ supply chain and new technical targets for the Algae Farm Design Case.
An updated Demonstration and Market Transformation section with new milestones for the integrated biorefinery strategy.
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