By David M. Mousdale
Ethanol because the best "First-Generation" BiofuelIntroductionHistorical improvement of Ethanol as a gasoline from Neolithic occasions to the 20th CenturyOil offer and Oil rate within the 20th Century: Necessity and replacement gas ProgramsCase research 1: Brazil and Sugarcane EthanolCase research 2: Starch-Based Ethanol within the United StatesThermodynamic and Environmental facets of Ethanol as a BiofuelSummaryReferencesCellulosic Ethanol as a "Second-Generation" BiofuelIntroductionBioethanol and Cellulosic Ethanol: the increase of Biomass-Based BiofuelsStructural and business Chemistry of Cellulosic B. Read more...
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3). 9). 22 Brazil had evolved a competitive, consumer-led dual-fuel economy where motorists made rational choices based on the relative prices of gasoline, ethanol, and blends. Astute consumers have been observed to buy ethanol only when the pump price is 30% below gasoline blends; equal volumes of ethanol and gasoline are still, as noted before, divergent on their total energy (and, therefore, mileage) equivalents. By 2005, Brazil had become the world’s producer of ethanol with 37% of the total and exporting 15% of that indigenously produced ethanol.
34 Other sources of flexibility and variation in the wet milling procedure arise at the starch processing stage. Although α-amylase is used to liquefy the starch, saccharification (using glucoamylase) can be differently controlled—at one extreme, producing a high-glucose, low-solids substrate for fermentation and, at the other, producing a low-glucose concentration that is continually replenished during the fermentation by the ongoing activity of the glucoamylase in the broth. 1). 20 Outline of corn wet milling and ethanol production.