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Bioenergy Development Report


The goal of this report is to identify and analyze federal and other resources available for use promoting and increasing usage of biofuels in Minnesota.

Statutory Requirement

Minnesota Laws 2010, Chapter 333, Article 1, Section 38
The commissioner of agriculture shall actively pursue federal and other resources available to promote and achieve greater production and use of biofuels in this state, including but not limited to increasing the availability of retail fuel dispensers for E85 and intermediate ethanol-gasoline blends. No later than February 15, 2011, the commissioner shall report on activities and accomplishments under this section to the legislative committees with jurisdiction over agriculture finance.