German Biomass Research Center (DBFZ)
Deutsches BiomasseForschungsZentrum (DBFZ)
The mission of the DBFZ is to support the effective integration of biomass as a valuable resource for a sustainable energy supply in the context of applied scientific research - including technical, environmental, economic, social and energy economics issues along the entire chain of exploitation.
The German Biomass Research Centre (DBFZ) was founded on 28 February 2008 in Berlin as a non-profit LLC (gGmbH). The Federal German Government represented by the Federal Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Consumer Protection (BMELV) is the sole shareholder of the DBFZ.
In addition, the DBFZ is elaborating science-based decision support for the policy.