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Cellulosic Ethanol Production Processes, Technologies and Companies

The main Cellulosic Ethanol Production Processes, Technologies and Companies are summarized below. Cellulosic ethanol derived from lignocellulosic biomass and biodiesel derived from non food oil crops such as Jatropha which are capable of growing in land not suitable for most food crops make the second generation biofuels. The feedstocks of first generation of biofuels are starch crops such as corn (biofuel from corn in US), sugar crops such as sugarcane (Brazil) and oil crops such as rapeseed (European countries) and soybean (US). The […]