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Title Industrial uses of biomass energy : the example of Brazil / edited by Frank Rosillo-Calle, Sergio V. Bajay, Harry Rothman
Published London ; New York : Taylor & Francis, 2000
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Description 1 online resource (xxv, 277 pages) : illustrations
Contents Book Cover; Title; Contents; List of figures; List of tables; List of contributors; Preface; Acknowledgements; Abbreviations; Introduction; Overview of biomass energy DAVID O. HALL, JO I. HOUSE AND IVAN SCRASE; Energy from biomass in Brazil SERGIO VALDIR BAJAY, ELIANE BEZERRA DE CARVALHO AND ANDR LUIS FERREIRA; The potential contribution of technology assessment to bioenergy programmes HARRY ROTHMAN AND ANDR FURTADO; Assessment of externalities and sustainability issues AUSILIO BAUEN; Sugar-cane culture and use of residues OSCAR A. BRAUNBECK AND LUS A.B. CORTEZ
Summary This book demonstrates that energy-rich vegetation, biomass, is a key renewable energy resource for the future. However, bioenergy still faces economic, institutional and some technical barriers and these are explored in this text
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes English
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Subject Biomass energy -- Industrial applications -- Brazil
Energy conversion.
Energy conversion.
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING -- Chemical & Biochemical.
Brazil.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Form Electronic book
Author Bajay, Sergio V. (Sergio Valdir)
Rosillo Callé, Francisco, 1945-
Rothman, Harry, 1938-
LC no. 99054714
ISBN 0203194039
0429094914
0748408843
1280178639
142002308X
1482268183
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9780429094910
9780748408849
9781280178634
9781420023084
9781482268188
9786610178636