Biomass Fuel

  Biomass converted directly to energy or converted to liquid or gaseous fuels such as ethanol, methanol, methane, and hydrogen.

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  • Biomass — refers to living and recently dead biological material that can be used as fuel or for industrial production. Most commonly, biomass refers to plant matter grown to generate electricity or produce biofuel, but it also includes plant or animal… …   Wikipedia

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  • Biomass to liquid — (BTL) or BMTL is a (multi step) process to produce liquid biofuels from biomass:The process uses the whole plant to improve the carbon dioxide balance and increase yield. * The Fischer Tropsch process is used to produce synfuels from gasified… …   Wikipedia

  • biomass — bi‧o‧mass [ˈbaɪəʊmæs ǁ ˈbaɪoʊ ] noun [uncountable] MANUFACTURING plant or animal matter used to produce fuel or energy: • If the green biomass approach is taken there s the problem of finding enough ground to grow crops for ethanol (= a type of… …   Financial and business terms

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  • Biomass-to-Liquid — BtL Kraftstoff (Biomass to Liquid, deutsch: Biomasse zu Flüssigkeit) bezeichnet synthetische Kraftstoffe, die aus Biomasse hergestellt werden. Hierbei wird in einem ersten Verfahrensschritt die Biomasse zu Synthesegas vergast, im zweiten Schritt… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Biomass to Liquid — BtL Kraftstoff (Biomass to Liquid, deutsch: Biomasse zu Flüssigkeit) bezeichnet synthetische Kraftstoffe, die aus Biomasse hergestellt werden. Hierbei wird in einem ersten Verfahrensschritt die Biomasse zu Synthesegas vergast, im zweiten Schritt… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Biomass-based diesel fuel —   Biodiesel and other renewable diesel fuel or diesel fuel blending components derived from biomass, but excluding renewable diesel fuel coprocessed with petroleum feedstocks.   U.S. Dept. of Energy, Energy Information Administration s Energy… …   Energy terms

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