Green Energy and Technology

Green Fuels Technology

Biofuels

Editors: Soccol, C.R., Brar, S.K., Faulds, C., Ramos, L.P. (Eds.)

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  • Maximizes reader insights into policy, products, processes, patents, and innovative technologies in the biofuels sector
  • Includes case studies that illustrate how several innovative technologies have been implemented on an industrial scale with illustrations, photos, and analysis
  • Serves as a valuable resource for engineers, technicians, and students involved in production and research in the biofuels sector
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This book presents key recent developments in biofuel policy, products, processes, patents and innovative technologies. It presents several case studies, which maximize reader insights into how innovative green energy technologies can be implemented on an industrial scale, with illustrations, photos and new approaches. It also analyzes in detail several different technological aspects of the research into and production of green fuels from the first, second and third generation, such as, bioethanol, biogas, biohydrogen, biobutanol, biofuels from pyrolysis, and discusses their economic and environmental impacts. A new source of information for engineers, technicians and students involved in production and research in the biofuels sector, this book also provides a valuable resource for industry, covering the current and future status of biofuels.

Table of contents (22 chapters)

Table of contents (22 chapters)
  • History and Global Policy of Biofuels

    Pages 1-14

    Ayadi, Mariem (et al.)

  • Feedstocks for Biofuels

    Pages 15-39

    Woiciechowski, Adenise Lorenci (et al.)

  • Oil Crops in the Context of Global Biodiesel Production

    Pages 41-82

    Gazzoni, Decio Luiz (et al.)

  • An Overview of Production, Properties, and Uses of Biodiesel from Vegetable Oil

    Pages 83-105

    Roy, Arindam Sinha (et al.)

  • Pretreatment Processes for Cellulosic Ethanol Production: Processes Integration and Modeling for the Utilization of Lignocellulosics Such as Sugarcane Straw

    Pages 107-131

    Lima, Danilo Ribeiro (et al.)

Buy this book

eBook $169.00
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  • ISBN 978-3-319-30205-8
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
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  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $219.99
price for USA in USD
Softcover $219.99
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Green Fuels Technology
Book Subtitle
Biofuels
Editors
  • Carlos Ricardo Soccol
  • Satinder Kaur Brar
  • Craig Faulds
  • Luiz Pereira Ramos
Series Title
Green Energy and Technology
Copyright
2016
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing Switzerland
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-30205-8
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-30205-8
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-30203-4
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-80749-2
Series ISSN
1865-3529
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVI, 555
Number of Illustrations
127 b/w illustrations
Topics