October 19, 2017
by CRC Press
Textbook - 448 Pages - 200 B/W Illustrations
ISBN 9781498778794 - CAT# K29836
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Biomass to Renewable Energy Processes, Second Edition, explains the theories of biological processes, biomass materials and logistics, and conversion technologies for bioenergy products such as biogas, ethanol, butanol, biodiesel, and synthetic gases. The book discusses anaerobic digestion of waste materials for biogas and hydrogen production, bioethanol and biobutanol production from starch and cellulose, and biodiesel production from plant oils. It addresses thermal processes, including gasification and pyrolysis of agricultural residues and woody biomass. The text also covers pretreatment technologies, enzymatic reactions, fermentation, and microbiological metabolisms and pathways.
Introduction. Biomass Chemistry. Biomass Resources. Biomass Logistics. Kinetics and Microbiology of Biological Processes. Anaerobic Digestion for Biogas Production. Biological Process for Ethanol Production. Biological Process for Butanol Production. Chemical Conversion Process for Biodiesel Production. Thermochemical Conversion of Biomass to Power and Fuels.
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