Materials

This page contains strategic documents created by the Board's Interagency Working Groups, as well as minutes from the Biomass Research and Development Board meetings. The most recent materials are listed first.

Strategic Documents

The BR&D Board has also indicated that additional coordination or specific activities be considered on such topics as anthropogenic modification of the biological carbon cycle; environmental and human health impacts; and analyses about optimal uses of biomass.

Publication Date Product
March 2019 The Bioeconomy Initiative: Implementation FrameworkPDF
November 2016 The Billion Ton Bioeconomy Initiative: Challenges and OpportunitiesPDF
February 2016 Federal Activities Report on the BioeconomyPDF
July 2014 Biomass Feedstocks Logistics Research Research, Development, Deployment, and Demonstration Programs in the Federal Government—Review and Recommendations for Coordination and CollaborationPDF
February 2014 Integrating the Biomass Supply Chain for Improved EfficiencyPDF
January 2013 National Biofuels Action Plan UpdatePDF
December 2011 Inventory of Biomass Feedstock Programs & Activities in the Federal GovernmentPDF
Undated Bioenergy Feedstock Best Management Practices: Summary and Research NeedsPDF
July 2011 Sustainable and Adequate Biofuels Feedstock Production: Recommendations for Federal Research and DevelopmentPDF
February 2011 Biomass Conversion: Challenges for Federal Research and CommercializationPDF
November 2010 Biofuel Feedstock Logistics: Recommendations for Research and CommercializationPDF
October 2008 The Economics of Biomass Feedstocks in the United States: A Review of the LiteraturePDF

Biomass R&D Board Meeting Minutes

Meeting Date
August 2019
Minutes
April 2019
Minutes
October 2018
Minutes
July 2018
Minutes
February 2018
Minutes
September 2017
Minutes
December 2016
Minutes
September 2016
Minutes
May 2016
Minutes
January 2016
Minutes
September 2015
Minutes
July 2015
Minutes
December 2014
Minutes
September 2014
Minutes
May 2014
Minutes
February 2014
Minutes
September 2013
Minutes
June 2013
Minutes
March 2013
Minutes
December 2012
Minutes
September 2012
Minutes
May 2012
Minutes
January 2012
Minutes
September 2011
Minutes
June 2011
Minutes
Updated Work Plan
Billion-Ton Update – Brief
February 2011
Minutes
RFS presentation
December 2010
Minutes
Aviation biofuels presentation
September 2010
Minutes
Abbreviated September 23, 2010 meeting work plan
June 2010
Minutes
DOT White Paper
March 2010
Minutes