The Role of Bioenergy in the Emerging Bioeconomy

Written By Carmen Lago
The Role of Bioenergy in the Emerging Bioeconomy
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 30 October 2018
  • ISBN : 0128130571
  • Pages : 584 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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The Role of Bioenergy in the Emerging Bioeconomy

The Role of Bioenergy in the Emerging Bioeconomy
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  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2018-10-30
  • Total pages : 584
  • ISBN : 0128130571
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Summary : The Role of Bioenergy in the Bioeconomy: Resources, Technologies, Sustainability and Policy provides the reader with a complete understanding on how bioenergy technologies fit into the new bioeconomy paradigm. Sections focus on the main resources and technologies for bioenergy and its integration in energy systems and biorefining chains, analyze the ...

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  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2020-07-08
  • Total pages : 536
  • ISBN : 0128130571
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Summary : Current Developments in Biotechnology and Bioengineering: Sustainable Bioresources for the Emerging Bioeconomy outlines recent advances in bioenergy, biorefinery and the bioeconomy, an essential element for a 21st century bio-based society. The book provides information on biomass and various conversion technologies with different parameters that affect the conversion process. Sections cover ...

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  • Publisher : World Scientific
  • Release Date : 2020-10-14
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  • Release Date : 2020-03-10
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  • Release Date : 2016-10-10
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  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2019-06-15
  • Total pages : 290
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  • ISBN : 0128130571
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Summary : For the first time, this opportune book provides a comprehensive treatment of the many innovative, non-timber bioproducts that may be derived from Canada’s vast forests, including their potential economic, social and environmental impacts. It also offers a balanced discussion of the technological, policy and regulatory issues surrounding the emerging ...