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Accession Number PB2013-101486
Title Biofuels Issues and Trends, October 2012.
Publication Date Oct 2012
Media Count 48p
Personal Author N/A
Abstract Biofuels is a collective term for liquid fuels derived from renewable sources, including ethanol, biodiesel, and other renewable liquid fuels. This report focuses on ethanol and biodiesel, the most widely available biofuels. From 2009 to the middle of 2012, the U.S. biofuels industry increased its output and prepared to meet an expanded Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS2), which requires increasing volumes of biofuels use. In 2011, the biofuels industry transitioned away from tax incentives for non-cellulosic biofuels, which expired at the end of 2011.
Keywords Biodiesel
Biofuels
Consumption
Ethanol
Exports
Imports
Legislation
Liquid fuels
Production
Renewable Fuel Standard(RFS)
Trends


 
Source Agency Energy Information Administration
NTIS Subject Category 97K - Fuels
68A - Air Pollution & Control
Corporate Author Energy Information Administration, Washington, DC.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 1303
Contract Number N/A

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