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Alcohol and Tobacco and Trade Bureau.  U.S. Dept. of Treasury which regulates all matters concerning the production, sale and distribution of all grades of alcohol.

Alternative Fuels and Advanced Data Center, DOE.  This Ethanol sub-site represents a joint effort of the U.S. Department of Energy's Biomass and Vehicle Technologies.  Programs and covers the entire production cycle of ethanol, from the field to the fuel tank. For information on other biofuels, go to the Fuels section.

Beverage Alcohol Manual (BAM), A Practical Guide, Alcohol and Trade Bureau.  A highly information guide on the alcohol industry, regulations, procedures, tables, etc. published by the U.S. Dept. of Treasury.

Bioenergy Feedstock Information Network.  The Bioenergy Feedstock Information Network (BFIN) is a gateway to biomass feedstock information resources from the U.S. Department of Energy, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Idaho National Laboratory, National Renewable Energy Laboratory, and other research organizations. 

Denatured Alcohol Formulas – U.S. TTB.  27 CFR, Part 21 - List of Specially Denatured Alcohol (S.D.A.)and rum formulas already approved by the U.S. TTB.

Department of Transport – U.K.  RTFO (Renewable Transport Fuel Obligation) updated 14 September 2017.

Distilled Spirits Plants – TTB.  27 CFR, Part 19 – Distilled Spirits Plant regulations of the TTB for obtaining a DSP permit.

EIA – DOE Energy Kid’s Page – Ethanol a Biofuel.  An excellent primer site on the fuel ethanol industry, how it is manufactured, etc. sponsored by the U.S. DOE.

EIA – DOE Petroleum Statistics and Analysis at a Glance.  A highly informative portal site for the statistical information on the global energy industry sponsored by the U.S. DOE.

EIA – Official U.S. Government Statistics – Renewable and Alternative Fuels.  A portal for statistical information on the U.S. renewable fuels industries sponsored by the U.S. DOE.

EPA Moderated Transaction System (EMTS).   Web page for the EPA for reporting RFS RIN transactions in the EPA Moderated Transaction System.

Europa.  A portal site to the European Union.

European Biofuels Technology Platform.  A portal for the European bio-energy industries including matters of certification of sustainability.

European Commission.  Policy and Legislation of the European Commission with respect to biofuels.

European Commission - Directorate-General - Transportation and Energy.

European Commission - Proposal for Sustainability Criteria.  Proposal for updated sustainability criteria for biofuels, bioliquids and biomass fuels. The Commission's November 2016 proposal for a revised Renewable Energy Directive includes updated sustainability criteria for biofuels used in transport and bioliquids, and solid and gaseous biomass fuels used for heat and power. Annexes V and VI include updated greenhouse gas emission accounting rules and default values.

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission.  Various papers, rulings and references of interest to companies in the energy sector.

Fuel Economy Guide (DOE).  A portal for focused on the biofuel and alternative fuels sponsored by the U.S. DOE.

International Energy Agency. A global agency monitoring energy matters. 

IEA Task 39.  The participants of IEA Task 39 make recommendations on the implementation of biofuels as part of the Bio-Energy Implementation Agreement.

National Renewable Energy Laboratory Biomass Research.

National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL).  Cirriculum on ethanol-blended fuels. January 19, 2017.

Oil and Gas Journal.  A trade magazine with articles of interest to energy companies.

RFS2 – Final Rule.  The Final Rule published by the U.S. EPA for the Renewable Fuels Standard #2, March 26, 2010.

RFS2 – Compliance.  The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s official site provides an overview of compliance, quality assurance plans (QAPs) and cellulosic waiver credits under Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS).

RFS2 – Final Rule – Summary.  The Renewable Fuels Association’s Summary of the RFS2 Final Rules published by the U.S. EPA, March 26, 2010.  

RFS2 Registration Requirements Summary.  Published by the Renewable Fuels Association.

RTFO – Renewable Transport Fuel Obligation.  Regulatory program for transport fuels within the Department of Transport, United Kingdom.

United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC).

U.S. Department of Agriculture - Energy: Comprehensive information on energy related programs, funding opportunities and tech support.

U.S. Department of Energy.

U.S. Department of Energy, Alternative Fuels & Advanced Vehicles Data Center.  State specific information on alternative fuel and advanced fuel incentives and laws, etc.

U.S. Department of Energy, Alternative Fuels & Advanced Vehicles Data Center.  Data, Analysis & Trends.

U.S. DOE Loan Guarantee Program.

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.  Renewable Fuels Standard Program.

USITC Data Web.  The USITC Interactive Tariff & Trade Data Web provides international trade and statistics and U.S. tariff data to the public full time & free of charge. 

USITC – Harmonized Tariff Schedule.  This page contains the chapter by chapter schedule of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule which may include updates to the printed version.