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Title Bioenergy options for a cleaner environment in developed and developing countries / edited by Ralph E.H. Sims ; foreword by Ali Sayigh.
Imprint Amsterdam ; Boston : Elsevier, 2004.
Edition First edition.

Subject Biomass energy -- Developing countries.
Renewable energy sources -- Developing countries.
Alt Name Sims, Ralph E. H.
Description 1 online resource (xiii, 184 pages) : illustrations
polychrome rdacc
Edition First edition.
Summary Bioenergy Options for a Cleaner Environment describes the biomass resource and its delivery. A panel of international experts describe the range of conversion technologies both commercially available and under development, and explore the technical, environmental and socio-economic barriers and benefits of using biomass in both developed and developing countries. *Covers a number of perspectives, taking the reader through the whole process from the bioenergy resource through conversion to fuel, to policy issues. *World class Editor and contributors *Accessible and useful to those working in agriculture, forestry and planning, as well as energy researchers.
Contents Biomass and resources, Ralph E H Sims and Nasir El Bassam -- Delivering the biomass to the conversion plant, Ralph E H Sims -- Heat, power and combined heat and power, Ralph P Overend -- Liquid and gaseous biomass fuels, Koon Ong Lim and Ralph E H Sims -- Policy options and strategies for market development of biomass : an Asian-Pacific perspective, Kyi Lwin -- Biomass -- the fuel of the rural poor in developing countries, Pradeep Chaturvedi.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9780080527949 (electronic bk.)
0080527949 (electronic bk.)
9780080443515
0080443516
OCLC # 162567560
Additional Format Print version: Bioenergy options for a cleaner environment in developed and developing countries. 1st ed. Amsterdam ; Boston : Elsevier, 2004 0080443516 9780080443515 (DLC) 2003064378 (OCoLC)54047423


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