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Select Acronyms and Abbreviations

BCAP Biomass Crop Assistance Program
BioBreak Biofuel breakeven model
BOD Biological oxygen demand
   
CBOB Conventional blendstock for oxygenate blending
CO Carbon monoxide
CO2 Carbon dioxide
CPI Consumer price index
CRP Conservation Reserve Program
CWD Coarse woody debris
   
DDGS Dried distillers grains with solubles
DOE U.S. Department of Energy
   
E10 A blend of up to 10-percent ethanol and the balance petroleum-based gasoline
E15 A blend of up to 15-percent ethanol and the balance petroleum-based gasoline
E85 A blend of up to 85-percent ethanol and the balance petroleum-based gasoline. For the past several years, E85 sold in the United States has averaged about 75-percent ethanol.
EPA U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
EPAct Energy Policy Act
EIA Energy Information Administration
EISA Energy Independence and Security Act
ETBE Ethyl tertiary butyl ether


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E Select Acronyms and Abbreviations BCAP Biomass Crop Assistance Program BioBreak Biofuel breakeven model BOD Biological oxygen demand CBOB Conventional blendstock for oxygenate blending CO Carbon monoxide CO2 Carbon dioxide CPI Consumer price index CRP Conservation Reserve Program CWD Coarse woody debris DDGS Dried distillers grains with solubles DOE U.S. Department of Energy E10 A blend of up to 10-percent ethanol and the balance petroleum-based gasoline E15 A blend of up to 15-percent ethanol and the balance petroleum-based gasoline E85 A blend of up to 85-percent ethanol and the balance petroleum-based gasoline. For the past several years, E85 sold in the United States has aver- aged about 75-percent ethanol. EPA U.S. Environmental Protection Agency EPAct Energy Policy Act EIA Energy Information Administration EISA Energy Independence and Security Act ETBE Ethyl tertiary butyl ether 303

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304 APPENDIX E FAME Fatty acid methyl ester FAPRI Food and Agricultural Policy Research Institute FASOM Forest and agricultural sector optimization model FCC Fluidized catalytic cracking FFV Flex-fuel vehicle F-T Fischer-Tropsch GE General equilibrium GHG Greenhouse gas GMS Groundwater monitoring system GTAP Global Trade Analysis Project HSPF Hydrological Simulation Program – Fortran ILUC Indirect land-use change LCFS Low-carbon fuel standard LUC Land-use change MTBE Methyl tertiary butyl ether NASQAN National Stream-Quality Accounting Network NAWQA National Water-Quality Assessment NEQA National Environmental Quality Act NEXRAD Next-generation radar NH3 Ammonia NIPF Nonindustrial private forest NPV Net present value NMHCs Nonmethane hydrocarbons NO2 Nitrous oxide NO3 Nitrate NOx Nitrous oxides NPDES National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NWOS National Woodland Owner Survey O3 Ozone OECD Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development OPEC Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries PAH Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon PE Partial equilibrium PM Particulate matter POLYSYS Policy analysis system model QUAL2K River and stream water quality model RBOB Reformulated blendstock for oxygenate blending REIT Real estate investment trust

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305 APPENDIX E RFS Renewable Fuel Standard RINs Renewable identification numbers RUSLE Revised universal soil loss equation RVP Reid vapor pressure SNAP Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program SO2 Sulfur dioxide SOC Soil organic carbon SOM Soil organic matter SPARROW Spatially referenced regressions on watershed attributes SRWC Short-rotation woody crops SWAT Soil and water assessment tool TIMO Timber Investment Management Organization TMDL Total maximum daily loads USDA U.S. Department of Agriculture USGS U.S. Geological Survey VEETC Volumetric ethanol excise tax credit VOCs Volatile organic compounds WASP Water quality analysis simulation program WIC Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children WTA Willingness to accept WTP Willingness to pay

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