SAE 2014 Government/Industry Meeting

Technical Session Schedule

Thursday, January 23

(Session Code: G203)

Room 146 C  2:30 p.m.

This session will explore biofuel products including biodiesel, second generation ethanol, and blends and try to answer some of the pertinent questions in the areas of infrastructure, deployment, usage, capacity, what’s happening on the vehicle side, and where we are in bringing the fuels to market.

Organizers - Zia Haq, US Dept. of Energy; Valerie Ughetta, Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers Inc.; William H. Woebkenberg, Mercedes Benz

Time Paper No. Title
2:30 p.m. ORAL ONLY
Refiner's Perspective on RFS and Biofuels
Robert L. Greco, American Petroleum Institute
3:00 p.m. ORAL ONLY
Advantageous Fuel Properties of Ethanol Beyond Octane Number
James P. Szybist, Oak Ridge National Laboratory
3:30 p.m. ORAL ONLY
Outlook for U.S. Ethanol
Geoff Cooper, Renewable Fuels Association
4:00 p.m. ORAL ONLY
Regulating Air Toxics Through Biofuels: A Pragmatic Solution to a Neglected Statutory Mandate
Adam Gustafson, Boyden Gray & Associates