A Short History of Biofuels

Introduction History of biofuels? In the modern world, fuels are often equated with fossil fuels:  coal, oil and natural gas.  However, fossil fuels only came into their own during the 20th century.  From the time of the caveman until the early Industrial Revolution, biofuels – namely wood and the advanced biofuel of the day, charcoal – reigned…

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Cannabis Cultivation Efficiency

Cannabis Cultivation Efficiency?  Greenhouses vs. Indoor vs. Outdoor operations? In the same way cannabis laws vary state by state, county by county across the country, so too do the best practices for commercial cannabis cultivation.  The first hurdles that must be cleared in the decision-making process are the regulatory and legal ones: Depending on your location,…

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Biochar Expert

What does a biochar expert do? First, let’s define biochar.  Biochar is the carbonaceous material produced by combustion of biomass.  Biochar is a stable solid, rich in carbon, and can endure in soil for thousands of years. It can be considered a method of sequestering carbon and has been shown to improve crop yields.  It…

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Synthesis Gas Consultant

What do syngas consultants or syngas experts do? First, let’s define Syngas.  Synthesis Gas, or Syngas, is used to describe a range of gas mixtures used to make – synthesize – a desired chemical, fuel, etc.  Usually, syngas is a hydrogen based mixture, but could well be a mixture of other gases from which an…

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Renewable Diesel Expert

  What does the renewable diesel expert do? Renewable diesel refers to a drop in replace for diesel derived from fossil fuels.  It is derived from biomass and made via processes that meet lifecycle requirements to meet the definition so reducing greenhouse gas emissions.  They differ from biodiesels in that they have very low oxygen contents and…

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Appraisal and Valuation Services for Renewable Fuels Industry

Appraisal and Valuation Services for Renewable Fuels Industry.  Determining and documenting the value of a renewable fuels businesses and plants is done for a variety of reasons.  The most common occasions for seeking an appraisal of the ethanol, biodiesel or other renewable fuels businesses and plants arise when they are created or constructed, bought or…

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Enzyme Technologies

Enzyme technologies are a key to many products and processes in the bioeconomy.  When we speak of “enzyme technologies” we are talking about using specialized biological catalysts to accomplish our industrial process. Enzymes are everywhere—they are proteins in all living organisms that do work. The advantage to using enzymes in industry is that they yield…

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Biofuels Feasibility Expert

Renewable energy and biochemical consulting firms like Lee Enterprises Consulting, Inc., have experts in biofeasibility as well as other expertise in biofuels/renewable fuels, biomaterials, biomass and biomass power, feedstocks, biotechnologies and a variety of specialty services.  This will encompass an expertise in biofuels like algae biofuels, aviation/biojet fuels, ethanol, cellulosic ethanol, advanced biofuels, biodiesel, renewable…

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