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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Torrefaction Consultant

What does torrefaction consultants or torrefactions expert do?  Torrefaction is the roasting of any solid biomass in an inert atmosphere. Some of the volatile components of the feedstock is driven off in form of Syngas that can be used to fuel the process plus generate thermal or electrical energy. The solid part is either an…

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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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Expert Witnesses in Bioeconomy Litigation PPT

This is a good PowerPoint by Lee Enterprises Consulting CEO, Wayne Lee, about hiring an expert witness in biofuels, biochemicals, biomaterials, biotechnologies, feedstocks, and other specialty areas within the bioeconomy. This type of litigation might include things like It covers areas such as bio jet fuels, ethanol, cellulosic ethanol, advanced biofuels, biodiesel, renewable diesel, renewable…

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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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