The Feature of the Month - August 2017

The U.S. Government Accountability Office recently published a study on federal support for research and development related to advanced biofuels, and cited several factors that make it challenging to significantly increase production. The study highlights uncertainty created by government policy, including whether the Renewable Fuel Standards and federal tax credits that support advanced biofuels will remain in effect. This uncertainty has been a deterrent for private investors entering the advanced biofuel market.