Comment Period: Cellulosic Biofuels (Reverse Auction)

Washington, DC [] On June 15, the Department of Energy (DOE) posted a Request for Information (RFI) concerning the cellulosic ethanol reverse auction, formally known as Production Incentives for Cellulosic Biofuels program (Sec. 942) of the Energy Policy Act of 2005 (P.L. 109-58). The RFI requests comments from the public on the most efficient way to implement this section’s incentives for cellulosic biofuel production; comments must be submitted by 8:00 pm ET, Friday, July 14, 2006. Please see the full RFI (link below) to submit comments. Submit comments to [email protected] If the Environmental and Energy Study Institute (EESI) receives sufficient interest and comments, it will send a compilation to the DOE.