By Sunggyu Lee,Y.T. Shah
The most up-to-date addition to the Green Chemistry and Chemical Engineering sequence from CRC Press, Biofuels and Bioenergy: methods and Technologies offers a succinct yet in-depth creation to tools of improvement and use of biofuels and bioenergy. The e-book illustrates their nice allure as instruments for fixing the commercial and environmental demanding situations linked to reaching power sustainability and independence by using fresh, renewable replacement power. Taking a procedure engineering strategy rooted within the gas and petrochemical fields, this ebook masterfully integrates insurance of present traditional strategies and rising techniques.
Topics coated include:
- Characterization and research of biofuels
- Process economics
- Chemistry of technique conversion
- Process engineering and layout and linked environmental technologies
- Energy balances and efficiencies
- Reactor designs and approach configurations
- Energy fabrics and method equipment
- Integration with different traditional fossil gasoline processes
- Byproduct utilization
- Governmental laws and regulations and international trends
After an summary of the topic, the e-book discusses crop oils, biodiesel, and algae fuels. It examines ethanol from corn and from lignocelluloses after which explores speedy pyrolysis and gasification of biomass. Discussing the way forward for biofuel creation, it additionally describes the conversion of waste to biofuels, bioproducts, and bioenergy and concludes with a dialogue of combined feedstock. Written for readers with college-level backgrounds in chemistry, biology, physics, and engineering, this reference explores the technological know-how and know-how focused on constructing biofuels and bioenergy. It addresses the appliance of those and different disciplines, masking key problems with targeted curiosity to gas technique engineers, gas scientists, and effort technologists, between others.
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Biofuels and Bioenergy: Processes and Technologies (Green Chemistry and Chemical Engineering) by Sunggyu Lee,Y.T. Shah