By Ali Sayigh

This publication offers insights on a large spectrum of renewable and sustainable power applied sciences from the world’s best specialists. It highlights the newest achievements in coverage, study and purposes, preserving readers up to date on growth during this quickly advancing box. precise reports of technological breakthroughs and optimizations are contextualized with in-depth examinations of experimental and commercial installations, connecting lab techniques to good fortune within the field.
The quantity comprises chosen papers awarded at technical and plenary periods on the global Renewable power Congress, the world's top-rated convention on renewable power and sustainable improvement. Held each years, the Congress presents a world discussion board that pulls 1000s of delegates from greater than 60 countries.

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The trimethylolpropane (TMP) has characteristics that make it a good choice for production of the environmentally acceptable biolubricants, such as moderate market price and low melting point in comparison with other polyalcohols [3]. The sesame (Sesamum indicum) is a plant originated in the Orient. Its cultivation has adapted well to the harsh climate of the Brazilian Northeast. It belongs to family of pedaliaceae and its seeds provide a yield of up to 50 % in oil. Its seeds are rich in antioxidant substances, such as the sesamin and the sesamolin, and types of lignans [6].

Hemp is an annual monoecious or dioecious plant and it is considered as being a crop that requires no pesticides, since it outcompetes weeds, uses little fertiliser or irrigation in temperate areas and potentially causes little land use change 2 Features of Carbon Stock in the Biomass of Industrial Hemp and Stinging Nettle 19 since it can be grown on marginal land (though it will require more inputs if not grown on cropland) [12]. 4 Mg DM ha− 1 and exhibited satisfactory net energy yields per hectare [9, 13].

J Environ Sci Nat Res 5(1):217–222 3. Checkland P, Scholes J (1990) Soft system methodologies in action. Wiley, New York 4. Clair L, Fordham P (2009) Biomass: an emerging fuel for power generation. Power Engineering 5. Craig F (2009) Renewable energy in Australia: 20 per cent by 2020: can this be achieved? School of chemical engineering, University of Queensland, Australia 6. Dongre P (2011) Role of social forestry in sustainable development—a micro level study. Int J Soc Sci Humanit Stud 3(1):351–364 7.

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