Algae Biofuels Expert

Microalgae, common known as algae, are very small aquatic organisms that convert sunlight into energy. Some of these algae store energy in the form of natural oils and under proper conditions, can produce a lot of oil that can be converted into biofuels.  It is believed that algae could produce up to 60 times more…

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Bio-Oil Experts

Renewable energy and biochemical consulting firms like Lee Enterprises Consulting, Inc., have experts in many different specialties within the bioeconomy, including bio oils.  These alternative energy and energy consulting groups and their consultants have expertise in renewable fuels (ethanol, cellulosic ethanol, biodiesel, and synthetic diesel), renewable chemicals, renewable electricity, biomass energy, synthetic biology, biomass technologies (conventional…

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Crude Oils or Biofuels?

How are crude oil and biofuels different? Crude oil is a naturally occurring flammable liquid consisting of hydrocarbons and other organic compounds. It is recovered through oil drilling and fracking, and then refined and separated at large refineries, where it is made into things like gasoline, kerosene and  asphalt. The use of crude oil affects…

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Food Waste To Energy Expert

Food Waste to Energy area includes a variety of technologies consisting of several different thermochemical or biological methods of generating energy from food waste materials. Popular commercial applications include composting and anaerobic digestion for processing the food waste at the municipal, farms and industrial scales. Food waste producers dealing with regulatory pressures are seeking value…

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Feedstock Costs

“Low cost feedstock” is a common term in the bioeconomy, with many simply equating this to “waste”. Large renewable energy and biochemical consulting firms certainly have experts in feedstocks, as well as the more common areas like biofuels and renewable fuels, biomaterials, biomass and biomass power, and bio technologies.  These larger consulting groups, normally also…

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Bio Litigation Experts

Renewable energy and biochemical consulting firms normally have bio litigation experts in fields like biofuels, biomaterials, biotechnologies, feedstocks, synthetic biology, and a vast array of other specialties. Most of these have experience as expert witnesses and are available to serve as such in bioeconomy litigation.  While expert witness services account for a small portion of the…

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Advanced Biofuels Expert

When one speaks of an “advanced biofuels expert”, they are most often referring to experts who can assist with “second generation biofuels” as opposed to “first generation biofuels”.  First generation biofuels, like biodiesel and ethanol, are generally made from food crops like virgin vegetable oils (soybean oil, canola oil, etc.) or sugar cane. Although there…

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Natural Gas Conversion

Natural gas is projected to be a significant part of America’s energy mix in coming years. With breakthrough developments in horizontal drilling and hydraulic fracturing, the US is today world’s largest natural gas producer and is projected to become a net exporter within the next decade. These developments have also paved the way for projects…

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