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Pretreatment of Woody Biomass for Biofuel Production: Energy Efficiency, Technologies, and Recalcit

Description:
This mini review discusses several key technical issues associated with cellulosic ethanol production from woody biomass: energy consumption for woody biomass pretreatment, pretreatment energy efficiency, woody biomass pretreatment technologies, and quantification of woody biomass recalcitrance.

Related Topics:
1. Energy is a physical quantity that follows precise natural laws.
8. Wood based bio-fuels are one form of energy that is renewable

Associated Grade Levels:
9-1011-12

Related Sub-Topics

8.3 Pretreatment processess makes sugars more available.

1.6 Chemical and nuclear reactions involve transfer and transformation of energy.