Alison Goss Eng, Program Manager for Advanced Algal Systems & Feedstock Supply and Logistics, Bioenergy Technologies Office (BETO), U.S. Department of Energy, USA

Alison Goss Eng

Alison Goss Eng is the Program Manager for Advanced Algal Systems and Feedstock Supply and Logistics for the Bioenergy Technologies Office (BETO) at the U.S. Department of Energy.In that role, she guides a diverse research portfolio developing technologies to provide a reliable, affordable and sustainable biomass supply to the growing advanced bioenergy industry. Primary areas of focus are terrestrial and algal feedstock resource assessment, feedstock logistics (i.e. harvesting/dewatering, handling, collection, storage, preprocessing, and transportation), algae biology and cultivation, feedstock-conversion interface, and techno-economic/life cycle analyses.She is the liaison between the Biomass Research and Development (BRD) Board and the BRD Operations Committee, an interagency collaborative composed of senior decision-makers from federal agencies and the White House and co-chairs the Biomass Research and Development Initiative Interagency Working Group on Feedstock Logistics.