Green Energy Facilities

  • Ayhan Demirbas
  • M. Fatih Demirbas
Part of the Green Energy and Technology book series (GREEN)


Modern bioenergy involves commercial energy production from biomass for industry, power generation, or transport fuels. Bioenergy is an all-inclusive term for all forms of biomass and biofuels. Green energy is an alternate term for renewable energy used to indicate that the energy is generated from sources considered environmentally friendly. Various biomasses such as wood, straw, and even household wastes may be economically converted into bioethanol. Bioethanol is derived from the alcoholic fermentation of sucrose or simple sugars, which are produced from biomass by a hydrolysis process. Biodiesel is an environmentally friendly alternative liquid fuel that can be used in any diesel engine without modification.


Sewage Sludge Municipal Solid Waste Liquid Fuel Fast Pyrolysis Direct Combustion 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ayhan Demirbas
    • 1
  • M. Fatih Demirbas
    • 2
  1. 1.Sirnak UniversitySirnakTurkey
  2. 2.University Mah.Sila Science and Energy Unlimited CompanyTrabzonTurkey

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