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Click to edit Master subtitle style 4/8/10 Converting Biomass in India Group 5: Malaika Borni Michael Dempsey Brian Kearney Angela Moon
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4/8/10 What is Biomass? ¢ Biomass is all plant material, or vegetation, either raw or processed, wild or cultivated p Fast growing trees and grasses p Wood waste like paper trash, yard clippings, sawdust, or wood chips p Agricultural residues
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4/8/10 What is Biomass? q Methane that is captured from landfills, livestock, and waste water treatment q It stored solar energy which man can convert to electricity, fuel and
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4/8/10 Converting Biomass into Energy ¢ Thermal- Ol’ School way of converting biomass. ¢ Thermochemical p Plant matter (solid, liquid, gas) heated and refined by biomass gasifiers and burned to produce electricity.
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4/8/10 Biomass Converted Cont’d ¢ Biochemical Biomass p Bacteria, yeast and enzymes combine to break down carbohydrates. p Fermentation- Changing biomass liquids into alcohol
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4/8/10 Biomass Converted Cont’d ¢ Chemical Biomass p Biomass oils can be chemically converted into gasoline additives (Biodiesel =French fry oil).
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