Cellulosic Agricultural Residue

Cellulosic agricultural residue is a broad term used to discuss cellulose based residues left after the harvest of a primary agricultural crop. These include everything that we would traditionally think of, such as corn stover, wheat and rice straws, bean stubbles, and potentially even some cover crops. Additionally, residues can take the form of forestry…

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Biomass Energy Expert

The dictionary defines biomass energy as a renewable energy source from living or recently living plant and animal materials which can be used as fuel.  What does a biomass energy expert or biomass power expert do?  A biomass expert or consultant is someone with the education and experience in renewable organic materials, such as wood,…

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Torrefaction of Biomass

This is a good PowerPoint by Lee Enterprises Expert, Michael Wild, about the torrefaction of biomass.  It discusses the input, processing and output, energy balance comparisons, and logistical advantages of torrefaction. For another good PPT on biomass gasification, see here.  

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