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Below are 50 results of the Related Publications of '2016 Billion-Ton Report: Advancing Domestic Resources for a Thriving Bioeconomy (Volume 1)'. The publications are available as Adobe Acrobat PDFs. Download Adobe Reader.

1. Case Studies on the Effectiveness of State Financial Incentives for Renewable Energy
September 2002 · NREL/SR-620-32819 Case Studies on the Effectiveness of State Financial Incentives for Renewable Energy S. Gouchoe, V. Everette, and R. Haynes North Carolina State University Raleigh,   Details Bookmark & Share
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2. Biofuels For Your State: Helping the Economy and the Environment
A fact sheet that describes the advantages of using ethanol and biodiesel to solve local problems such as smog, ozone, and carbon monoxide.  Details Bookmark & Share
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3. Lignocellulosic Biomass to Ethanol Process Design and Economics Utilizing Co-Current Dilute Acid Prehydrolysis and Enzymatic Hydrolysis for Corn Stover
This report is an update of NREL’s ongoing process design and economic analyses of processes related to developing ethanol from lignocellulosic feedstocks.  Details Bookmark & Share
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4. Biomass Oil Analysis: Research Needs and Recommendations
Report analyzing the use of biomass oils to help meet Office of the Biomass Program goals of establishing a commercial biorefinery by 2010 and commercilizing at least four biobased products.   Details Bookmark & Share
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5. Business Management for Biodiesel Producers
The material in this book is intended to provide the reader with information about the biodiesel and liquid fuels industry, biodiesel start-up issues, legal and regulatory issues, and operational conc  Details Bookmark & Share
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6. Top Value Added Chemicals from Biomass - Volume I, Results of Screening for Potential Candidates from Sugars and Synthesis Gas
This report identifies twelve building block chemicals that can be produced from sugars via biological or chemical conversions. The twelve building blocks can be subsequently converted to a number of   Details Bookmark & Share
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7. A New Biorefinery Platform Intermediate
This fact sheet summarizes a U.S. Department of Energy Biomass Program research and development project for Biorefinery Platform.  Details Bookmark & Share
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8. A Second Generation Dry Mill Biorefinery
This fact sheet summarizes a U.S. Department of Energy Biomass Program research and development project for Dry Mill Biorefinery.  Details Bookmark & Share
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9. Advanced Biorefinery of Distriller's Grain and Corn Stover Blends
Fuel ethanol can be produced via the dry milling process, which converts corn grain to ethanol. The co-product, distiller’s grain (DG), is sold as a low-cost, high-protein feed source for livestock.  Details Bookmark & Share
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10. Advancement of High Temperature Black Liquor Gasification Technology
In the pulp and paper industry, black liquor gasification (BLG) can enable the recovery of pulping chemicals and production of syngas from the spent liquor accumulated in the pulping process. The syng  Details Bookmark & Share
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11. Agricultural Mixed Waster Biorefinery Using Thermal Conversion Process
This Congressionally-mandated project is supporting efforts to develop a demonstration facility that will use the patented Thermal Conversion Process (TCP) to produce fuel, power and chemicals from po  Details Bookmark & Share
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12. Big Island Demonstration Project - Black Liquor
Black liquor is a papermaking byproduct that also serves as a fuel for pulp and paper mills. This project involves the design, construction, and operation of a black liquor gasifier that will be int  Details Bookmark & Share
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13. Biochemical Platform Analysis
The objective of this project is to perform analysis for the Biochemical Platform to support the on-going research in biochemical conversion of biomass that will be part of an integrated biorefinery.  Details Bookmark & Share
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14. Biochemical Platform Processing Integration
The objective of this project is to facilitate deployment of enzyme-based biomass conversion technology. The immediate goal is to explore integration issues that impact process performance and to dem  Details Bookmark & Share
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15. Biomass Gas Clean-Up Using a Therminator
Clean-up and conditioning of syngas is a key technical barrier to the commercialization of biomass gasification systems. Current technologies do not meet the necessary performance, cost, and environme  Details Bookmark & Share
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16. Biomass Power and Conventional Fossil Systems with and without CO2 Sequestration
Lifecycle analysis of coal-, natural gas- and biomass-based power generation systems with and without CO2 sequestration. Compares global warming potential and energy balance of these systems.  Details Bookmark & Share
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17. Biomass Rapid Analysis Network
The Biomass Rapid Analysis Network is designed to fast track the development of modern tools and methods for biomass analysis to accelerate the development of the emerging industry.  Details Bookmark & Share
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18. Biomass-Derived Hydrogen from a Thermally Ballasted Gasifier
Gasification offers an efficient approach for producing fuels and products from a wide variety of biomass. The object of this Congressionally-mandated project is to develop an indirectly-heated gasif  Details Bookmark & Share
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19. BSCL Use Plan: Solving Biomass Recalcitrance
Saccharification of lignocellulosic biomass has long been recognized as a potential low-cost source of mixed sugars for fermentation to fuel ethanol or chemicals. Several technologies have been develo  Details Bookmark & Share
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20. Catalytic Hydrothermal Gasification of Wet Biomass Feedstock
Industries and municipalities generate substantial amounts of biomass as high-moisture waste streams, such as animal manure, food processing sludge, stillage from ethanol production, and municipal was  Details Bookmark & Share
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21. Causticizing for Black Liquor Gasifiers
The goal of this research is to identify causticizing technologies that meet performance requirements and are technically and economically viable for use in black liquor gasification (BLG).  Details Bookmark & Share
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22. Central Regional Roadmap Summary to update Biomass Technologies in the United States
A summary of the discussion of the Central Regional Roadmap Workshop. Workshop participants are asked to provide comments on the document.  Details Bookmark & Share
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23. Cost-Benefit Analysis of Fuel and Chemical Production at Pulp Mills
This study will consider two different black liquor gasifier designs as well as two different biomass gasifier designs. The analysis will focus on transportation fuels as the biorefinery product.  Details Bookmark & Share
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24. Determining the Cost of Producing Ethanol from Corn Starch and Lignocellulosic Feedstocks (NREL - 2000)
This report describes the comparison of the processes, each producing 25 million annual gallons of fuel ethanol. This paper attempts to compare the two processes as mature technologies, which requir  Details Bookmark & Share
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25. Direct Causticization for Black Liquor Gasification
This project is evaluating advanced pulping technologies which fully utilize the white liquors produced by the tocombined technology of steam reforming and direct causticization of black liquor.  Details Bookmark & Share
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26. DOE Thermochemical Users Facility A Proving Ground for Biomass Technology
The National Bioenergy Center at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) provides a state-of-the-art Thermochemical Users Facility (TCUF) for converting renewable, biomass feedstocks into a va  Details Bookmark & Share
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27. Eastern Regional Roadmap Summary to update Biomass Technologies in the United States
A summary of the discussion of the Eastern Regional Roadmap Workshop. Workshop participants are asked to provide comments on the document. The summary is organized based on the major categories disc  Details Bookmark & Share
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28. Energy from Biomass Research and Technology Transfer Program
This project seeks to foster and facilitate promising basic research investigations that will lead to commercial applications of higher-value plants, new and improved plant products, and a safer envir  Details Bookmark & Share
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29. Evaluation of Membrane Systems for Biomass Gasifiers
This project is evaluating the overall feasibility of integrating membranes into biomass gasifiers for a variety of uses.  Details Bookmark & Share
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30. Evaluation of Sulfur in Syngas
This project will define the options and costs at different scales of technology that can be used to remove sulfur from syngas.  Details Bookmark & Share
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31. Feasibility Study for Co-Locating and Integrating Ethanol Production Plants from Corn Starch and Lignocellulosic Feedstocks
Analysis of the feasibility of co-locating corn-grain-to-ethanol and lignocellulosic ethanol plants and potential savings from combining utilities, ethanol purification, product processing, and fermen  Details Bookmark & Share
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32. Feed Processing, Handling, and Gasification
Both current and future sugar biorefineries will generate a wide variety of residue streams that can be used as feedstocks for thermochemical processes, including corn stover, corn fiber, lignin-rich   Details Bookmark & Share
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33. Feedstock Infrastructure
This project is quantifying the cost and performance benefits and tradeoffs along the entire feedstock assembly and delivery system. A better understanding of the assembly and delivery operations and  Details Bookmark & Share
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34. Feedstock Sugar Interface
To access enough biomass to meet petroleum displacement goals, a variety of feedstock and delivery systems are needed. Selection of the feedstock and delivery system for a biorefinery is important bec  Details Bookmark & Share
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35. Feedstock Supply System Logistics
Feedstock supply is a significant cost component in the production of biobased fuels, products, and power. The uncertainty of the biomass feedstock supply chain and associated risks are major barriers  Details Bookmark & Share
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36. Fuel Chemistry and Bed Performance in a Black Liquor Steam Reformer
The objective of this research is to address critical issues that inhibit successful commercialization of low-temperature BLG systems, including the steam reforming technology developed by Manufacturi  Details Bookmark & Share
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37. Gasificaiton-Based Fuel Conversion and Electricity Production in the Forest Production in the Forest Products Industry
Boise Cascade Corporation and the Gas Technology Institute are cooperating to develop, demonstrate, and place in operation an advanced biomass gasification-based power generation system.  Details Bookmark & Share
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38. Gasification of Biorefinery Residues
This project is addressing syngas clean-up by developing a better understanding of the chemical mechanisms and kinetics of trace product formation in biomass gasification.  Details Bookmark & Share
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39. Gasification Research Center
Gas Technology Institute (GTI) is leading an effort to integrate and evaluate syngas cleanup and treatment technologies for syngas from biomass gasification processes.  Details Bookmark & Share
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40. Hybrid Poplar Research
This Congressionally-mandated project focuses on characterizing and improving hybrid poplar plantation forestry systems with the ultimate goal of using poplars as a dedicated energy crop.   Details Bookmark & Share
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41. Indiana Corn Dry Mill
The goal of this project is to perform engineering, project design, and permitting for the creation and commercial demonstration of a corn dry mill biorefinery that will produce fuel-grade ethanol, di  Details Bookmark & Share
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42. Industrial Bioproducts Today and Tomorrow
Bioproducts are industrial and consumer goods manufactured wholly or in part from renewable biomass (plant-based resources). Today’s industrial bioproducts are amazingly diverse, ranging from solven  Details Bookmark & Share
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43. Innovative Methods for Corn Stover Collecting, Handling, Storing and Transporting
Investigation of innovative methods for collecting, handling, storing, and transporting corn stover for potential use for production of cellulosic ethanol.  Details Bookmark & Share
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44. Integrated Corn-Based Bio-Refinery
The Integrated Corn-Based Bio-Refinery (ICBR) process will use new technology to convert corn grain and stover into fermentable sugars for the parallel production of value-added chemicals such as 1,3  Details Bookmark & Share
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45. Integration of Leading Biomass Pretreatment Technologies with Enzymatic Digestion and Hydrolyzate Fermentation
The goal of this project is to develop comprehensive performance information on a common basis on integrated biomass pretreatment, enzymatic hydrolysis, and fermentation systems.   Details Bookmark & Share
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46. Integration of Succinic Acid Production in a Dry Mill Ethanol Facility
This project seeks to address both issues for a dry mill ethanol biorefinery by lowering the cost of sugars with the development of an advanced pretreatment process, improving the economics of succini  Details Bookmark & Share
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47. Iowa Switchgrass Project
This fact sheet provides information about developing markets for switchgrass as an alternative energy crop in southern Iowa.  Details Bookmark & Share
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48. Kentucky Rural Energy Supply Program
This fact sheet provides information about this program which promotes energy efficiency and renewable energy which includes biomass.   Details Bookmark & Share
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49. Micro-Modular Biopower System for Cooling, Heating and Power
This Congressionally-mandated project seeks to test a micro-modular biopower system for use on the Mount Wachusett Community College (MWCC) campus.  Details Bookmark & Share
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50. Mississippi Ethanol Gasification Project
This is a Congressionally-mandated effort to develop and demonstrate technologies for the conversion of biomass to ethanol in the State of Mississippi.  Details Bookmark & Share
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