By Caye M. Drapcho,Nghiem Phu Nhuan,Terry H. Walker

ISBN-10: 0071487492

ISBN-13: 9780071487498

New strategy expertise for constructing inexpensive, Environmentally secure Biofuels

emerging gasoline costs have created a surge within the around the globe call for for biofuels made of plant and animal feedstocks. jam-packed with a wealth of illustrations, Biofuels Engineering method expertise absolutely explains the innovations, platforms, and expertise now getting used to provide biofuels on either an commercial and small scale.

Written by way of a crew of prime biofuels specialists, this lucid consultant offers a whole advent to biofuels and biorefining processes…state-of-the-art info on biofuels processed from fermentations of ethanol, hydrogen, microbial oils, and methane…new fabric at the construction of biodiesel from plant and algal oils…and using microbial gas cells to supply bioelectricity. Biofuels Engineering technique Technology takes readers step-by-step through:

  • The key suggestions, platforms, and expertise of biofuels
  • A evaluation of the elemental recommendations of fermentation pathways and kinetic modeling of bioreactors
  • Biofuels made from fermentations of agricultural feedstocks and biomass-ethanol, hydrogen, microbial oils, and methane
  • Biodiesel fuels processed from the chemical conversion of microbial and plant oils
  • Bioelectricity made from microbial gas cells
  • The most recent sustainable biorefinery suggestions and methods

Inside This state-of-the-art Biofuels Engineering Guide

• advent • Fuels from Fermentations: Ethanol • Hydrogen • Microbial Oils • Methane • gasoline from Chemical Conversion of Plant and Algal Oils: Biodiesel • Microbial gas Cells • Technical Resources

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