Practices and Perspectives in Sustainable Bioenergy A Systems Thinking Approach

This book presents a systems approach to bioenergy and provides a means to capture the complexity of bioenergy issues, including both direct and indirect impacts across the energy economy. The book addresses critical topics such as systems thinking; sustainability, biomass; feedstocks of importance...

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Bibliographic Details
Other Authors: Mitra, Madhumi (Editor), Nagchaudhuri, Abhijit (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: New Delhi Springer India 2020, 2020
Edition:1st ed. 2020
Series:Green Energy and Technology
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Sustainability, Renewable Energy, and Eco-Spirituality:A Wholistic Perspective
  • Bioenergy Systems: A Wholistic Approach
  • Bioenergy: History, Status, and Perspectives
  • Challenges and Opportunities of Bioenergy Feedstock Production
  • Life Cycle Assessment of Biofuels
  • Lignocellulosic Biomass, Its Pretreatment, Kinetics, and Conversion to Bioethanol
  • Algae as a Promising Feedstock: Applications in Energy, Environment, and Food
  • Photobioreactors for Bioenergy Systems
  • Oleaginous Microbes and Production of Bioethanol
  • Biobutanol: A Burning Issue for the Second Generation of Biofuels
  • Biorefinery: An Overview
  • Anaerobic Digestion and Low-Cost Digesters
  • Biomass for Heat in Rural Settings
  • Chemistry of Bioproducts
  • Access to Bioenergy: Rights, Policies, and Economics