The Fiscal Cliff deal: the definitive biofuels guide

Wood Energy January 04, 2013|Print

Released January 3, 2013



Three key tax credits extended for cellulosic biofuels, biodiesel and renewable diesel; playing field leveled for algae; Farm Bill provisions extended, but mandatory funding eliminated for energy title.

Well, the viziers and examiners have completed their go-through on the American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012 – the fiscal cliff-averting bill that is now awaiting President Obama’s signature.

Four tax provisions were in the bill that positively impact biofuels – and one negative impact in elimination of mandatory energy program funding in the Farm Bill extension.


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