The Big Build-Out: Paying for Biofuels at Scale
by Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest) The USDA tells us that more than 500 biorefineries will be need to be built between now and 2022 in the United States to meet the added requirements for advanced biofuels. With those refineries costing somewhere around $8 per gallon of capacity, or north of $300 million each, the total price tag for bioenergy expansion will be in the region of $150 billion.
The USDA and DOE have worked hard to assure that the technologies are developed and that the feedstocks are sustainable, available, reliable and affordable.
Just as daunting, and rarely addressed, is the innovation required to aggregate and distribute the required capital.
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