Financial Opportunities by Audience
Bio-Oil Stabilization and Commoditization
Open Date: 04/06/2012
Close Date: 05/29/2012
Funding Organization: Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy
Funding Number: DE-FOA-0000686
This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) is intended for research and development (R&D) at either Technology Readiness Levels (TRLs) 2 through 3 in Topic Area 1, or TRL 4 through 6 in Topic Area 2, that will accelerate the development of thermochemical liquefaction technologies to produce a bio-oil feedstock from biomass considered to be a high-impact feedstock or from algal biomass.
The bio-oil feedstock produced must be utilized within a petroleum refinery and leverage its existing capital for further processing to final fuels (such as renewable gasoline, diesel, or jet fuel) that will contribute to the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007, Renewable Fuels Standard volumetric goals for advanced biofuels.
For more information, see the full solicitation.
Last updated: 04/24/2012
Funding amounts and schedules are subject to change.