DOE's Coal & Biomass to Liquids Program

D. Archer
U.S. Department of Energy,
United States

Keywords: Alternative fuels, gasoline, diesel, jet fuel, liquid fuels from coal, gas, and biomass, low-emission fuels


Turning coal into liquid fuels like gasoline, diesel and jet fuel, with biomass to reduce carbon dioxide emissions is the main goal of the Coal and Biomass to Liquids program. The program also uses carbon capture and sequestration technologies to further reduce greenhouse gas emissions.