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Abstract

The term biofuel refers to liquid, gas and solid fuels predominantly produced from biomass. Biofuels are important as they affect a wide array of topics, including energy security, environmental concerns, foreign exchange savings, and socioeconomic issues related to the rural sector. Biofuels include bioethanol, biomethanol, vegetable oils, biodiesel, biogas, biosynthetic gas (biosyngas), bio-oil, biochar, Fischer–Tropsch liquids, and biohydrogen.

Keywords

Municipal Solid Waste Anaerobic Digestion Corn Stover Exhaust Emission Biogas Plant 
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