Bioethanol: Science and technology of fuel alcohol
by Graeme M. Walker
Publisher: BookBoon 2010
Number of pages: 114
Biofuels play significant roles in decarbonisation of our future energy needs and act to mitigate deleterious impacts of greenhouse gas emissions. This book provides a timely overview of biomass-to-bioethanol conversion technologies and is aimed mainly at advanced undergraduate students of biological and environmental sciences.
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