The Office of Energy Policy and New Uses (OEPNU) assists the Secretary of Agriculture in developing and coordinating Departmental energy policy, programs, and strategies.

New Report: The Bioeconomy Initiative: Implementation Framework
This report outlines the Federal Biomass Research and Development (BR&D) Board’s multi-agency strategy to accelerate innovative technologies that harness the nation’s biomass resources for affordable biofuels, bioproducts, and biopower.

Recent Report: Indicators of the U.S. Biobased Economy
This new report tracks the role biofuels and biobased products play in the American economy, including job creation and economic growth. Download the report here.


Energy at USDA

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Biopreferred Products

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