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  • Compendium of Bioenergy Plants

    Switchgrass, 1st Edition

    Edited by Hong Luo, Yanqi Wu, Chittaranjan Kole

    This book contains the most comprehensive reviews on the latest development of switchgrass research including the agronomy of the plant, the use of endophytes and mycorrhizae for biomass production, genetics and breeding of bioenergy related traits, molecular genetics and molecular breeding,…

    Hardback – 2014-03-14
    CRC Press
    Compendium Of Bioenergy Plants

  • Compendium of Bioenergy Plants

    Corn, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen L. Goldman, Chittaranjan Kole

    This book evaluates maize as a bioenergy fuel source from two perspectives. It explores whether the input energy needed to generate fuel significantly exceeded by the energy harvested. In examining this issue, the chapters provide assessments of the social, economic, and political impact on fuel…

    Hardback – 2014-02-06
    CRC Press
    Compendium Of Bioenergy Plants

  • Advances in Biofuel Production

    Algae and Aquatic Plants, 1st Edition

    Edited by Barnabas Gikonyo

    Due to their high growth rate, algae, microalgae, and aquatic plants are becoming the most promising photosynthetic organisms for biofuel production. Advances in Biofuel Production: Algae and Aquatic Plants explores current investigations and application of the fields of biofuel production and…

    Hardback – 2013-11-25
    Apple Academic Press

  • Producing Fuels and Fine Chemicals from Biomass Using Nanomaterials

    1st Edition

    Edited by Rafael Luque, Alina Mariana Balu

    Scarcity of resources and increasing population and energy demands are important issues of the twenty-first century. A multidisciplinary approach is needed to produce suitable alternatives—such as renewable resources—for a more sustainable future. One of the most promising and widely available…

    Hardback – 2013-10-28
    CRC Press

  • Introduction to Biomass Energy Conversions

    1st Edition

    By Sergio Capareda

    The potential that biomass energy has to supplement traditional fuels and reduce greenhouse gas emissions has put it front and center in the plan to replace fossil-based fuels with renewable fuels. While much has been written about biomass conversions, no single textbook contains all the…

    Hardback – 2013-07-09
    CRC Press

  • Lignocellulosic Biorefineries

    1st Edition

    By Jean-Luc Wertz, Olivier Bédué

    Written with a diverse audience in mind, this book describes the current status, development, and future prospects for the critical technology of second-generation biorefineries, specifically with a focus on lignocellulosic materials as feedstock. It provides an overview of the issues behind this…

    Hardback – 2013-06-27
    EPFL Press

  • Biotechnological Applications of Microalgae

    Biodiesel and Value-Added Products, 1st Edition

    Edited by Faizal Bux

    Microalgae are an invaluable biomass source with potential uses that could lead to environmental and economic benefits for society. Biotechnological Applications of Microalgae: Biodiesel and Value Added Products presents the latest developments and recent research trends with a focus on potential…

    Hardback – 2013-05-22
    CRC Press

  • Applied Energy

    An Introduction, 1st Edition

    By Mohammad Omar Abdullah

    Written in clear, concise language and designed for an introductory applied energy course, Applied Energy: An Introduction discusses energy applications in small-medium enterprises, solar energy, hydro and wind energy, nuclear energy, hybrid energy, and energy sustainability issues. Focusing on…

    Hardback – 2012-10-29
    CRC Press

  • Practical Handbook on Biodiesel Production and Properties

    1st Edition

    By Mushtaq Ahmad, Mir Ajab Khan, Muhammad Zafar, Shazia Sultana

    Biodiesel—a fuel substitute produced from vegetable oils, animal fats, or algae—is one of the most important renewable natural resources for agrarian countries. The justification for developing biodiesel as an alternate fuel is manifold, and rising crude oil prices and the vulnerability of energy…

    Paperback – 2012-09-25
    CRC Press
    Chemical Industries

  • Biofuels and Bioenergy

    Processes and Technologies, 1st Edition

    By Sunggyu Lee, Y.T. Shah

    The newest addition to the Green Chemistry and Chemical Engineering series from CRC Press, Biofuels and Bioenergy: Processes and Technologies provides a succinct but in-depth introduction to methods of development and use of biofuels and bioenergy. The book illustrates their great appeal as tools…

    Hardback – 2012-08-30
    CRC Press
    Green Chemistry and Chemical Engineering

  • Global Economic and Environmental Aspects of Biofuels

    1st Edition

    Edited by David Pimentel

    Biofuels and food are dependent on the same resources for production: land, water, and energy. The conjuncture of food, energy, and climate crises demands a new direction in how to harness agriculture to the joint tasks of energy-saving, emissions reduction, and food security. Global Economic and…

    Hardback – 2012-04-02
    CRC Press
    Advances in Agroecology

  • From Landfill Gas to Energy

    Technologies and Challenges, 1st Edition

    By Vasudevan Rajaram, Faisal Zia Siddiqui, Mohd Emran Khan

    Converting old landfills to energy producing sites, while capturing emitted greenhouse gases, has faced numerous technical, financial and social challenges and developments lately. Also, the re-mining of landfills to recover useful land in dense urban areas and proper landfill closure has been a…

    Hardback – 2011-12-15
    CRC Press

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