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Main Title Biomass and alternate fuel systems : an engineering and economic guide /
Author McGowan, Tom,
Publisher John Wiley,
Year Published 2009
OCLC Number 243546415
ISBN 9780470410288; 0470410280
Subjects Biomass energy--Economic aspects. ; Biomass energy--Environmental aspects. ; Renewable energy sources--Economic aspects. ; Renewable energy sources--Environmental aspects. ; Bioverfahrenstechnik ; Erneuerbare Energien
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EJAM  TP339.M38 2009 Region 3 Library/Philadelphia, PA 10/09/2012
Collation x, 264 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Notes
Includes index. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
Introduction to alternate fuels -- Fuel properties and combustion theory -- Liquid fuels from biomass -- Biomass combustion equipment -- Biomass fuel storage and handling -- Cogeneration and power generation -- Emissions and control -- Environment and safety -- Biomass fuel supply and purchasing -- Fuel switching feasibility study methodology -- Economic analysis of biomass combustion systems -- Biomass fuel processing routes and economics -- Biomass fuel processing network -- Example feasibility study. McGowan explains characteristics of renewable fuels, especially biomass and wood, and the cost-effective and environment-friendly methods of handling, storing and burning these fuels.