© 2016

Green Fuels Technology


  • Carlos Ricardo Soccol
  • Satinder Kaur Brar
  • Craig Faulds
  • Luiz Pereira Ramos

Part of the Green Energy and Technology book series (GREEN)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. Mariem Ayadi, Saurabh Jyoti Sarma, Vinayak Laxman Pachapur, Satinder Kaur Brar, Ridha Ben Cheikh
    Pages 1-14
  3. Adenise Lorenci Woiciechowski, Adriane Bianchi Pedroni Medeiros, Cristine Rodrigues, Luciana Porto de Souza Vandenberghe, Valcineide Oliveira de Andrade Tanobe, Amélio Dall’Agnol et al.
    Pages 15-39
  4. Decio Luiz Gazzoni, Amélio Dall’Agnol
    Pages 41-82
  5. Arindam Sinha Roy, Akoijam Chingkheihunba, Kannan Pakshirajan
    Pages 83-105
  6. Danilo Ribeiro de Lima, Marcos Henrique Luciano Silveira, Luis Del Rio, Luiz Pereira Ramos
    Pages 107-131
  7. Marie Couturier, Chloé Bennati-Granier, Mateus Barbian Urio, Luiz Pereira Ramos, Jean-Guy Berrin
    Pages 133-146
  8. Douglas H. Fockink, Mateus B. Urio, Luana M. Chiarello, Jorge H. Sánchez, Luiz Pereira Ramos
    Pages 147-173
  9. Emmanuel Bertrand, Luciana P. S. Vandenberghe, Carlos Ricardo Soccol, Jean-Claude Sigoillot, Craig Faulds
    Pages 175-212
  10. Jean-Claude Sigoillot, Craig Faulds
    Pages 213-239
  11. Susan Grace Karp, Adenise Lorenci Woiciechowski, Luiz Alberto Junior Letti, Carlos Ricardo Soccol
    Pages 241-254
  12. Eduardo Bittencourt Sydney, Carlos José Dalmas Neto, Alessandra Cristine Novak, Adriane Bianchi Pedroni Medeiros, Régis Nouaille, Christian Larroche et al.
    Pages 255-289
  13. Eduardo J. M. de Paiva, Vinícius Kothe, Marcos Lúcio Corazza, Ângela Silva, Shirley Nakagaki, Fernando Wypych et al.
    Pages 291-326
  14. Donato Alexandre Gomes Aranda, Guilherme Duenhas Machado
    Pages 327-357
  15. Etiele Greque de Morais, Luiza Moraes, Michele Greque de Morais, Jorge Alberto Vieira Costa
    Pages 359-386
  16. Carlos José Dalmas Neto, Eduardo Bittencourt Sydney, Luciana Porto de Souza Vandenberghe, Carlos Ricardo Soccol
    Pages 387-406
  17. Saurabh Jyoti Sarma, Vinayak Laxman Pachapur, Satinder Kaur Brar, Mausam Verma, Carlos Ricardo Soccol
    Pages 407-429
  18. Shaikh Ziauddin Ahammad, T. R. Sreekrishnan
    Pages 431-443
  19. Sampa Maiti, Dulal Chandra Maiti, Mausam Verma, Satinder Kaur Brar
    Pages 445-465
  20. Maria Fernandez-Lopez, Antonio Avalos-Ramirez, Jose Luis Valverde, Luz Sanchez-Silva
    Pages 467-483

About this book


This book presents key recent developments in biofuel policy, products, processes, patents and innovative technologies. It presents several case studies, which maximize reader insights into how innovative green energy technologies can be implemented on an industrial scale, with illustrations, photos and new approaches. It also analyzes in detail several different technological aspects of the research into and production of green fuels from the first, second and third generation, such as, bioethanol, biogas, biohydrogen, biobutanol, biofuels from pyrolysis, and discusses their economic and environmental impacts. A new source of information for engineers, technicians and students involved in production and research in the biofuels sector, this book also provides a valuable resource for industry, covering the current and future status of biofuels.


Biofuel Policy Biofuel Production Biofuel Technologies Green Energy Economics Third Generation Green Fuels

Editors and affiliations

  • Carlos Ricardo Soccol
    • 1
  • Satinder Kaur Brar
    • 2
  • Craig Faulds
    • 3
  • Luiz Pereira Ramos
    • 4
  1. 1.Head of the Bioprocess Engineering and Biotechnology DivisionFederal University of ParanaCuritibaBrazil
  2. 2.Centre for Water, Earth and EnvironmentInstitut national de la recherche scientifique, Centre for Water, Earth and EnvironmentQuebec (Qc)Canada
  3. 3.POLYTECH MarseilleINRA UMR 1163 (Biodiversity and Biotechn Aix Marseille UniversitéMarseille cedex 09France
  4. 4.Department of Chemistry Research Center in Applied Chemistry (CEFederal University of Paraná (UFPR)Curitiba PRBrazil

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