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biofuel

Any gas, liquid or solid that can be converted from a raw biological material—vegetation, algae grown in sewage, dry waste, cane sugar or wood pulp through combustion or fermentation to alcohols into fuels useful for industry and transport.

Major biofuels
(1) Biogas generated by anaerobic digestion (“biomethanation”).
(2) Fuel ethanol generated by a yeast-based fermentation of molasses, sugarcane juice or hydrolysed seed.

biofuel

fuel derived from a biological source. Biofuels include ETHANOL (gasohol), METHANE (biogas), fish liver oil and rapeseed oil (biodiesel).
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Freedom Bio Fuels, LLC : US Freedom Bio Fuels was formed May 2008 by John Harrod when he perfected a dry washing bio fuel processing method and started producing up to 500 gallons of commercial grade quality fuel from a single machine per day.
The airline has flown a Bombardier Q400 turboprop from Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport, to Ottawa in Canada, using a 50/50 blend of bio fuel and Jet A1 fuel.
Washington, July 31 (ANI): There are several ways to produce plant-based bio fuels, but some of the methods result in bio fuels that are harmful to health as well as nature.
Flight LH013 from Hamburg to Frankfurt at 11:15 am (0915 GMT) on Friday will be the first to take off under what Lufthansa says is the world's first commercial test of bio fuel for such a long period.
Most bio fuels come from cash crops on Third World estates where the priority should be growing food for the starving not lining the pockets of estate owners with renewable energy subsidies for bio fuels.
Bio fuel is becoming increasingly popular in the West for its relatively low price and as an environmentally-friendly source of energy.
David Wick, head of operations of Biotech Motorsport, said: "We have bought and adapted a kit car to run on bio fuel and will be racing it competitively in the 750 MC Lo Cost Championships next year.
Burning bio fuel pellets manufactured from sawdust and wood chips, the plant will provide the equivalent energy requirements of 10,000 homes.
Now that all three issues are important, the options for utilizing this bio fuel are expanding.
To capitalize on EPS's growing rapeseed production leadership position, and increasing European demand for bio fuels, EVGI plans to construct a next-generation bio fuel production plant at EPS in 2013 which will greatly expand the gross profit margins from EPS' rapeseed production.
BP PLC, UK based leading global oil and gas company, has inked a partnership contract with Ekiti State in Nigeria, to develop bio fuel.
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