Category Archives: Natural Resources

EU leaders agreed on a Ladmark Agreement

EU leaders agreed to combat climate change by ordering that a fifth of Europe’s energy mix should come from renewable sources within 12 years The agreement, hailed as a “landmark” deal and a breakthrough by politicians and the green lobby … Continue reading

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Biomass Characterization for Ethanol Production

As discussion circulates with respect to the United States dependence on foreign oil to fuel its economy, biofuels are readily being examined as viable, economic alternatives to oil. Biofuels, which are produced from various types of organic materials known as … Continue reading

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Bio Fuels:- The Facts and Myths

Prince Charles has converted his 38 year old Aston Martin (a 21st birthday gift from the queen) to run on biofuel made from surplus wine. Not only that, he has converted his other vehicles which includes several Jaguars, an Audi … Continue reading

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Biofuels

A biofuel is difficult to define. Most of the fossil fuels we use are biological in nature. Perhaps we have to say that a biofuel is one that does not add to the stock of total carbon dioxide in the … Continue reading

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