Essays about: "Biofuel in transportation"

Showing result 6 - 10 of 29 essays containing the words Biofuel in transportation.

  1. 6. Development of a method that quantifies the filtration efficiency of soft particles in drop-in fuels

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för kemi, bioteknologi och hälsa (CBH)

    Author : Swarga Shriharsha; [2019]
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    Abstract : The global carbon footprint is increasing with course of time. World is moving towards fossil free and reduce the dependency of fossil fuels to meet their daily needs. Transportation industry is the major user of fossil fuels today and major contributor to the CO2 emissions which leads to global warming. READ MORE

  2. 7. Utilization of Forest Residue through Combined Heat and Power or Biorefinery for Applications in the Swedish Transportation Sector : a comparison in efficiency, emissions, economics and end usage

    University essay from KTH/Kraft- och värmeteknologi; KTH/Kraft- och värmeteknologi

    Author : Hanna Fogdal; Adrian Baars; [2017]
    Keywords : Biofuel; biodiesel; biomass; Combined Heat and Power plant; CHP plant; Fischer-Tropsch; gasification; forest to wheel; district heating; electric vehicles; EV; Stockholm; forest residue; LCA; Biobränsle; biodiesel; kraftvärme; elbilar; fjärrvärme; grot; skogsavfall; fossiloberoende fordonsflotta; förgasning;

    Abstract : Sweden has the goal of reaching a fossil independent transportation sector by 2030. Two ways to reach the goal is to increase the use of electric vehicles or produce more biofuels. Both alternatives could be powered by forest residue, which is an underutilized resource in the country. READ MORE

  3. 8. Setting the seeds for a green growth -A Study of biofuel development in Indonesia’s transport sector

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM); KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : Sophia Aaman; Johan Henrik Hessel Lundberg; [2017]
    Keywords : Multi-Level Perspective; Long-range Energy Alternatives Planning; Biofuels for transport; Indonesia; Barriers.;

    Abstract : Climate change poses as one of the major environmental issues on a global scale today, with one of the largest contributor to the climate change being the greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. GHG emissions in turn is known to a large extent originate in anthropogenic energy use, especially fossil fuel usage. READ MORE

  4. 9. Comparison study of various current and potential liquid biofuels in road freight transport : Application on a case study on Transport Centralen in Halmstad

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för ekonomi, teknik och naturvetenskap

    Author : Ansu Alex; [2017]
    Keywords : Liquid biofuels; Heavy transports;

    Abstract : The role of liquid biofuels in transportation to minimize the effects of climate change is  evident and has led to a number of studies on finding effective solutions to replace fossil fuels. Liquid biofuels are especially important for heavy duty transports as the effective ‘green’ alternatives are not as many compared to light duty vehicles; for which for e. READ MORE

  5. 10. Effect of Biofuel Impurities on the Diesel Oxidation Catalyst

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för kemivetenskap (CHE)

    Author : Liene Kienkas; [2017]
    Keywords : DIESEL OXIDATION CATALYST; POISONING; PHOSPHORUS; SODIUM; CALCIUM; MATERIAL CHARACTERIZATION; ACTIVITY TESTING;

    Abstract : Scania provides sustainable transport systems powered by bioethanol, biogas, biodiesel along with hybrid and conventional solutions. Today Scania offers the largest variety of engines operating on alternative fuels in the market. The number of the alternative fuel operated vehicles sold in 2016 increased by 40 % [1]. READ MORE