An inter-laboratory study led by NREL develops first ASTM method
for quantifying the chemical composition of pyrolysis bio-oils.
Read more on the impact to the bioeconomy
NREL and its partners have discovered and characterized a new family of cytochrome
P450 enzymes that improves the conversion of plant waste into bio-based chemicals.
Read more about converting biomass to bioproducts
NREL researchers have developed a new genetic engineering technique that is enabling
scientists to accelerate the evolution of a microorganism's desirable traits.
Read more about improving enzyme efficiency
First Standard for Chemical Characterization of Bio-Oil Approved by ASTM: NREL Paves the Way Towards Commercialization
July 11, 2018
News Release: Researchers Discover New Enzyme Paradigm for Critical Reaction in Converting Lignin to Useful Products
June 27, 2018
NREL's Bioenergy research supports the U.S. Department of Energy Bioenergy Technologies Office and the Office of Science.