In its first year, the Co-Optima initiative moved from robust concept to concrete results.
The Bioenergy KDF supports the development of a sustainable bioenergy industry by providing access to a variety of data sets, publications, and collaboration and mapping tools that support bioenergy research, analysis, and decision making. In the KDF, users can search for information, contribute data, and use the tools and map interface to synthesize, analyze, and visualize information in a spatially integrated manner.
Please note: The KDF works best in the Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, or modern IE (10+) browsers.
Released in February 2017, this report provides a status of the markets and technology development involved in growing a domestic
The Regional Feedstock Partnership Summary Report includes data and resources that are posted on the Bioenergy KDF.
Released in January 2017, this report concludes that wet and gaseous organic waste streams represent a substantial and underutilized set of feedstocks for biofuels and biopower.
Results from a July 2016 request for information (RFI) to identify existing capabilities to produce lignocellulosic sugars and lignin for use by the research community.
View detailed data visualizations such as potential energy crop production, agricultural residue availability, and forestry production analyzed in Volumes 1 and 2 of the 2016 Billion-Ton Report.