Engineering ToolBox - Resources, Tools and Basic Information for Engineering and Design of Technical Applications! Raw materials used for Ethanol Bio-fuel production.
Ethanol can be used as an gasoline extender in "gasohol" - which is
petrol (gasoline) with up to approximately 25% ethanol
Ethanol can be produced by fermenting different raw materials. The ethanol yields for some typical used raw materials are indicated below
Bio Ethanol Production - Yield vs. Raw Materials Material Ethanol Yield (liter ethanol / kg raw_material) (liter ethanol / m 2 land_area) Cassava roots 0.18 0.05 - 0.4 Maize grain 0.36 0.03 - 0.2 Sugar cane stalks 0.07 0.04 - 1.2 Sweet potato roots 0.12 0.1 - 0.5 Wood 0.16 0.02 - 0.4 Related Topics Climate, meteorology, sun, wind and environmental related engineering resources. Related Documents Online calculator, figures and tables showing dynamic and kinematic viscosity of ethanol, C 2H 5OH, at varying temperature and pressure - Imperial and SI Units. Online calculator, figures and tables showing density and specific weight of ethanol at temperatures ranging from -25 to 325 °C (-10 to 620 °F) at atmospheric and higher pressure - Imperial and SI Units. Online calculators, figures and tables showing specific heat , Cp and Cv, of gasous and liquid ethanol at temperatures ranging from -25 to 325 °C (-10 to 620 °F) at atmospheric and higher pressure - Imperial and SI Units. Density, specific heat, dynamic and kinematic viscosity and thermal conductivity of gasoline vs. temperature Search
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