Placeholder Banner

BIO Testimony to the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Environment and Climate Change: “Building a 100 Percent Clean Economy”

October 24, 2019

Thanks to biotechnology, advances in biofuels made from renewable resources and waste feedstocks can be used to decarbonize our roadways, seaways, and airways. In order to achieve the goal of a 100 Percent Clean Economy for this segment of the transportation sector, stable and supportive policy is critical to drive investment and consumption of sustainable biofuels. 

We have already seen the environmental benefits biofuels have provided in decarbonizing light-duty vehicles (LDV). The development and advancement of advanced biofuels will be essential to decarbonizing industries such as long-haul trucking, aviation, and marine shipping.

Download Full Comments Below
BIO Comments on Energy and Commence 100% Clean Economy
Discover More
In the wake of the COVID-19 outbreak, the Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO) joins 111 industry groups across sectors in a letter to federal, state and local lawmakers supporting uniform definitions of "critical infrastructure" as outlined…
The Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO) appreciates this opportunity to provide comments on LD 1698, HP 1213, An Act To Create Jobs and Slow Climate Change by Promoting the Production of Natural Resources Bioproducts. We strongly support the…
Dear Administrator McCarthy, We write to request that the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) update its greenhouse gas life-cycle emissions analysis for corn ethanol to include consideration of the current state of the industry and the published…