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Ethanol and biofuels

Ethanol and biofuels

production, standards and potential

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Published by Nova Science Publishers in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biomass energy -- United States,
  • Alcohol as fuel -- United States,
  • Renewable energy sources -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementWesley P. Leland, editor.
    ContributionsLeland, Wesley P.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTP339 .E838 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 145 p. :
    Number of Pages145
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24045077M
    ISBN 101606922246
    ISBN 109781606922248
    LC Control Number2009281015

    Ethanol is made from biomass. Ethanol is a renewable biofuel because it is made from biomass. Ethanol is a clear, colorless alcohol made from a variety of biomass materials called feedstocks (the raw materials used to make a product). Fuel ethanol feedstocks include grains and crops with high starch and sugar content such as corn, sorghum, barley, sugar cane, and sugar beets. The ethanol content in the blended fuel increased, and the brake power decreased for all engine speeds. The gasoline brake power was higher than E5–E50 for all engine speeds. The ethanol’s heat of evaporation is higher in comparison to gasoline fuel, providing air-fuel charge cooling and increasing the density of the by: 2.

    The first-generation biofuels - ethanol from sugar or corn and biodiesel from vegetable oils - are already on the market. The goal of this book is to introduce readers to second-generation biofuels obtained from non-food biomass, such as forest residue, agricultural residue, switch grass, corn stover, waste wood, municipal solid wastes, and so : Ram B. Gupta, Ayhan Demirbas. There are a number of biofuels useful for transportation fuels, which include ethanol, biobutanol, mixed alcohols, biodiesel, and hydrogen. These biofuels are produced from biologically derived feedstock, almost exclusively being plant materials, either food or feed sources or inedible plant material called biomass.

    Ethanol fuel is the most common biofuel worldwide, particularly in Brazil. Alcohol fuels are produced by fermentation of sugars derived from wheat, corn, sugar beets, sugar cane, molasses and any sugar or starch from which alcoholic beverages such as whiskey, can be made (such as potato and fruit waste, etc.). Ethanol as the Leading “First-Generation” Biofuel Introduction Historical Development of Ethanol as a Fuel from Neolithic Times to the Twentieth Century Oil Supply and Oil Price in the Twentieth Century: Necessity and Alternative Fuel Programs Case Study 1: Brazil and Sugarcane Ethanol Case Study 2: Starch-Based Ethanol in the United States.


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