How is Alcohol Prepared from Biomass?
Production of ethanol
The rising price of fossil fuels coupled together with their depleting and non-renewable nature has generated a need to form a new renewable source of energy. One such viable option is the production of alcohol as fuel from biomass.
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12 Uses of Denatured Alcohol You Must Know
Uses of denatured alcohol
Denatured alcohol is a form of ethanol with specific additives that make it unfit for human consumption. This Buzzle article discusses the uses of this alcohol in daily life.
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Corn Ethanol
In a bid to reduce its dependence on oil imported from the Middle East, the US administration has resorted to development of corn ethanol in its own backyard. Is the production of corn-based ethanol a smart move?
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Density of Ethanol
The density of ethanol, to a great extent, depends on the temperature and pressure of the surroundings. Changes in the temperature and surroundings result in change in the volume of this liquid, which, in turn, results in change in...
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How is Ethanol Made
The following article provides extensive information regarding the manufacturing process of ethanol.
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Ethanol Fuel Pros and Cons
What is the value of ethanol as a dependable fuel source? Can it really help us to solve the issue of global warming? If it can, then why is it still not produced globally? All these questions will be answered, as we consider the...
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Corn Ethanol is Bad for the Economy
US economic experts are warning that diverting so much corn crop to ethanol production is driving up food prices, just when people can't afford it.
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