2011

Biofuels

Global Impact on Renewable Energy, Production Agriculture, and Technological Advancements

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ISBN: 978-1-4419-7144-9 (Print) 978-1-4419-7145-6 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-viii

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    Pages 1-7

    Historical Perspective of Biofuels: Learning from the Past to Rediscover the Future

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    Pages 9-18

    The DOE BioEnergy Science Center-A U.S. Department of Energy Bioenergys Research Center

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    Pages 19-36

    Drivers Leading to Higher Food Prices: Biofuels are not the Main Factor

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    Pages 37-69

    The Economics of Current and Future Biofuels

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    Pages 71-96

    A Multiple Species Approach to Biomass Production from Native Herbaceous Perennial Feedstocks

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    Pages 97-112

    Development and Status of Dedicated Energy Crops in the United States

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    Pages 113-138

    Genetic Improvement of C4 Grasses as Cellulosic Biofuel Feedstocks

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    Pages 139-156

    Short-Rotation Woody Crops for Bioenergy and Biofuels Applications

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    Pages 157-172

    The Brazilian Experience of Sugarcane Ethanol Industry

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    Pages 173-209

    Biofuels: Opportunities and Challenges in India

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    Pages 211-222

    Biofuels in China: Opportunities and Challenges

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    Pages 223-235

    Genetic Modification of Lignin Biosynthesis for Improved Biofuel Production

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    Pages 237-264

    Commercial Cellulosic Ethanol: The Role of Plant-Expressed Enzymes

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    Pages 265-283

    Integrated Biorefineries with Engineered Microbes and High-value Co-products for Profitable Biofuels Production

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    Pages 285-347

    Biodiesel Production, Properties, and Feedstocks

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    Pages E1-E1

    Erratum

  18. Back Matter

    Pages 349-357