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By P. Chartier, G. L. Ferrero, U. M. Henius, S. Hultberg, J. Sachau, M. Wiinblad

Biomass is decided to play an expanding position within the provide of power, either within the industrialized international and in constructing international locations, as challenge for the nation of the worldwide setting grows. the prospect for the acceleration of industrial construction has acquired help from the expanding involvement of the massive strength manufacturers and the starting to be political commitments of numerous ecu international locations. The ninth ecu Bioenergy convention used to be held in Copenhagen, 24-27 June 1996. not like past occasions, extra emphasis used to be put on demonstrating bioenergy expertise available to buy. Overviews on contemporary achievements in advertisement or close to advertisement actions shaped the main target of the development, yet highlights of advances in technology and technological improvement have been additionally awarded, as well as papers protecting environmental facets of bioenergy. The court cases include 350 papers addressing the next components: basic construction of biomass; provision and construction of good biomass fuels; approaches for big strength crops; methods for decentralized warmth and tool construction; strategies for creation of transportation fuels; marketplace, fiscal and environmental features of bioenergy; and coverage measures to beat non-technical limitations

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As far as the proces s is concerned , one should keep in mind tha t the initia l sweet sorghu m consistenc y is almost 17% . 0 23 25 26 30 35 36 Tabl e 8: Fermentatio n of alkal i treate d wheat stra w by F. 9 Liquid-to-soli d rati o 8:1, wheat stra w consistenc y 4% w/v Innovative Bioresource in Developing Countries (Icarus) dynamic s of the system. As a resul t of the above facts, ethano l concentratio n is remarkabl y high and it can be compare d to the concentration s achieved when simple sugar s ar e utilized as substrates .

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G. a shorte r reactio n time should be tried . The fiber composition s (dat a not shown ) indicate d tha t at wet oxidatio n condition s most hemicellulos e had been dissolved from the wood. g. C 0 and water) . The observe d higher reactivit y of birc h wood might be explaine d by its higher acetyl conten t compare d to whea t stra w (Kort e et al, 1991). 2 Hemicellulos e Solubilizatio n and Inhibito r Formatio n For birc h wood, the additio n of chemical s (oxygen and/o r carbonate ) (Tabl e 2) significantl y affected the solubilizatio n of the hemicellulos e (measure d as monosaccharide s after acid hydrolysis ) from the wood.

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