4 QUOTES WITH «BIOMASS»
Famous quotes and sentences with the word biomass
Our children think our world will end. It's a tragic thing. Adults don't think that. They don't see that we are eating the planet. But we are. If you take all the biomass of vertebrates on the planet, 98% are men and their domestic animals. All the wild animals in the world make up only 2%.
I loathe crowds. I especially don't like cities. A city involves biomass. And biomass gets to me.
The winter period between September and March in this country, when land sits fallow and is subject to topsoil loss, we could be enriching the soil and growing all the biomass we need to replace imported gasoline.
For example, in my own State of Arizona, an Israeli scientist is working with an Arizona company on a demonstration project involving a very fast-growing algae which can be used to power a biomass energy plan.
10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «BIOMASS»
Discover the use of biomass
in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to biomass
and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
for Renewable Energy, Fuels, and Chemicals
The book will appeal to a broad range of energy professionals and specialists, farmers and foresters who are searching for methods of selecting, growing, and converting energy crops, entrepreneurs who are commercializing biomass energy ...
Assessment Handbook: Bioenergy for a Sustainable ...
Responding to this need, and overcoming the lack of standardized measurement and accounting procedures, this handbook provides the reader with the skills to understand the biomass resource base, the tools to assess the resource, and ...
Francisco Rosillo Calle ́, Frank Rosillo-Calle, 2012
: Fueling Change
Examines biomass, biogas, biofuels, and the drawbacks to using biomass as a source of energy.
Gasification, Pyrolysis and Torrefaction: Practical ...
This book will allow professionals, such as engineers, scientists, and operating personnel of biomass gasification, pyrolysis or torrefaction plants, to gain a better comprehension of the basics of biomass conversion.
Energy from Biomass
: A Review of Combustion and Gasification ...
However, alternative fuel resources abound in the form of agricultural and municipal waste or "biomass." This report reviews the state of the art of biomass combustion and gassification systems, their advantages and disadvantages.
Peter Quaak, Harrie Knoef, Hubert E. Stassen, 1999
1st World Conference on Biomass
for Energy and Industry: ...
The 1st World Conference and Technology Exhibition on Biomass for Energy and Industry, held in Sevilla in June 2000, brought together for the first time the traditional European Conference on Biomass for Energy and Industry and the Biomass ...
Bioenergy and Biofuel from Biowastes and Biomass
This book will be valuable to researchers, instructors, senior undergraduate and graduate students, decision-makers, professionals, and others interested in the field of biofuel/bioenergy.
Spectrum: A Predator-Prey Theory of Aquatic ...
Kerr and Dickie propose the development of a new ecological theory, one that can lead to a more effective remedy for the drastic effects of heavy fishing on natural communities of organisms in both marine and freshwater environments.
S. R. Kerr, L. M. Dickie, 2013
Conversion: The Interface of Biotechnology, ...
This book focuses on the conversion of biomass to biofuels, bioenergy and fine chemicals with the interface of biotechnology, microbiology, chemistry and materials science.
Chinnappan Baskar, Shikha Baskar, Ranjit S. Dhillon, 2012
Fungi and Lignocellulosic Biomass
With information on the molecular biological and genomic aspects of fungal degradation of plant cell walls to the industrial production and application of key fungal enzymes, chapters in the book cover topics such as enzymology of cellulose ...
Christian P. Kubicek, 2012
10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «BIOMASS»
Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term biomass
is used in the context of the following news items.
Straw offers 2nd paycheck to Kansas growers near biomass plant
Straw is widely used for livestock bedding, but farmers within a 100-mile radius of Abengoa's biomass plant in Hugoton have another option for ... «Topeka Capital Journal, Jul 15»
4 minutes with… Bill Holmberg, Chairman Emeritus, Biomass …
There are millions of Americas involved in these biomass oriented areas. Certain sectors are quite profitable and have major political support. «Biobased Digest, Jul 15»
Ethanol, biomass plants to boost URC top line by P1.6B
UNIVERSAL Robina Corp. (URC) expects its renewable energy venture to make an annual contribution of as much as P1.6 billion to the ... «BusinessWorld Online Edition, Jul 15»
Grontmij converts power plant from natural gas to biomass
Grontmij, a listed consulting & engineering company with a strong European presence, has been appointed by Helsingør Utilities to convert the ... «Biomass Magazine, Jul 15»
Energy biomass incentives begin
To be eligible for the incentives, the biomass must be delivered to Farm Service Agency-approved biomass conversion facilities. «Agri-View, Jul 15»
2 solar farms and a biomass plant want to set up in Hamilton
A farm full of solar panels. Another solar farm project that involves restoring a historic building. A biomass project that would import saw dust ... «CBC.ca, Jul 15»
Biomass plant proposed for Foynes to create 60 jobs
BORD na Mona is planning to invest up to €20m and create 60 new permanent jobs by building a new smokeless fuel and biomass fuel plant ... «Limerick Leader, Jul 15»
Energy Department says SRS biomass plant is safe
File photo by Derrek Asberry Officials scoop the first piles of dirt Monday for the groundbreaking of Ameresco's biomass facility at SRS. Pictured ... «Aiken Standard, Jul 15»
Veolia operator deal for Irish on-site biomass plant
Veolia has won a €450 million ($500 million) contract to operate the largest independent biomass power plant in the Republic of Ireland over ... «Cogeneration & On-Site Power Production Magazine, Jul 15»
Senators ask federal agencies to recognize biomass benefits
“Many states are relying on renewable biomass to meet their energy goals, and we support the renewable biomass to create jobs and ... «Biomass Magazine, Jul 15»