Essays about: "Liquid biofuel"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 18 essays containing the words Liquid biofuel.

  1. 1. Liquefaction of Softwood Bark towards Biochemicals and Biofuels

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för samhällsbyggnad och naturresurser

    Author : Emma Nordström; [2018]
    Keywords : Softwood; Bark; Liquefaction; Hytrotropic acid; Lignin; Biofuel; Bio-oil; Spruce; Catalyst; Zeolite;

    Abstract : The energy consumption in the world is increasing at the same time as the fossil fuel resources are limited. This is causing a rising interest in renewable energy sources over the world. To reduce dependency on fossil fuel sources biomass is an excellent alternative. READ MORE

  2. 2. Carbon dioxide abatement options for heavy-duty vehicles and future vehicle fleet scenarios for Finland, Sweden and Norway

    University essay from KTH/Energisystemanalys

    Author : Matteo Giacosa; [2017]
    Keywords : road transport; GHG emissions; heavy-duty vehicles; buses; vehicle efficiency; scenario development;

    Abstract : Road transport is responsible for a significant share of the global GHG emissions. In order to address the increasing trend of road vehicle emissions, due to its heavy reliance on oil, Nordic countries have set ambitious goals and policies for the reduction of road transport GHG emissions. READ MORE

  3. 3. 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

  4. 4. De-polymerization and Purification of Kraft Lignin Utilizing the Liquid-Lignin Phase

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Kemiteknik (CI)

    Author : Martin Sundin; [2017]
    Keywords : ALPHA; SLRP; Liquid-Lignin; Lignin; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : The effects of global warming are apparent and the work towards a sustainable future is underway. In order to reduce the environmental impact caused by the transportation sector, a transition from fossil fuels to those based on renewable resources are important. Using agricultural land to produce raw materials, e.g. READ MORE

  5. 5. Techno-economic assessment of switching to biofuels - the potential of replacing propane in two Swedish factories

    University essay from KTH/Energiteknik

    Author : CHRISTINA PAPAIOANNOU; [2016]
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    Abstract : Potentialen för växling av en fossil gasol system för biobränslen undersöks i denna studie. Sju möjliga bränsleövergångsscenarier identifieras för två företag i Sverige. De tekniska aspekterna av de alternativa biobränslen, kapital och drift- och underhållskostnader och CO2-utsläpp i det gäller kostnader diskuteras i avhandlingen. READ MORE