|Policy Type:||Economic Instruments>Fiscal/financial incentives>Grants and subsidies, Economic Instruments>Fiscal/financial incentives, Economic Instruments>Direct investment>Funds to sub-national governments, Economic Instruments>Fiscal/financial incentives>Taxes, Economic Instruments>Fiscal/financial incentives>Tax relief|
|Policy Target:||Bioenergy>Biofuels for transport|
|Agency:||US Depertment of Energy (DOE)|
|Legal References:||Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007, Section 207|
|Funding:||USD 500 million authorized for fiscal years 2008-2015|
Grants for Production of Advanced Biofuels, led by DOE, is a grant program to encourage the production of advanced biofuels that reduce GHGs by more than 80%. Grants are awarded for advanced biofuels with the greatest reduction (at least 80%) in life-cycle GHG emissions when compared to motor vehicle fuel life-cycle emissions during calendar year 2005.
|This record is superseded by:||Rural Development Biofuels Programs|
Last modified: Thu, 09 Feb 2017 14:46:59 CET