Biokerosene: Status and Prospects (Hardcover)

Biokerosene: Status and Prospects By Martin Kaltschmitt (Editor), Ulf Neuling (Editor) Cover Image

Biokerosene: Status and Prospects (Hardcover)

By Martin Kaltschmitt (Editor), Ulf Neuling (Editor)

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This book provides a detailed overview of aspects related to the overall provision chain for biokerosene as part of the global civil aviation business. Starting with a review of the current market situation for aviation fuels and airplanes and their demands, it then presents in-depth descriptions of classical and especially new types of non-edible biomass feedstock suitable for biokerosene provision.
Subsequent chapters discuss those fuel provision processes that are already available and those still under development based on various biomass feedstock materials, and present e.g. an overview of the current state of the art in the production of a liquid biomass-based fuel fulfilling the specifications for kerosene. Further, given the growing interest of the aviation industry and airlines in biofuels for aviation, the experiences of an air-carrier are presented. In closing, the book provides a market outlook for biokerosene. Addressing a broad range of aspects related to the pros and cons of biokerosene as a renewable fuel for aviation, the book offers a unique resource.
Professor Dr. Martin Kaltschmitt, Technical University Hamburg-HarburgUlf Neuling, Technical University Hamburg-Harburg
Product Details ISBN: 9783662530634
ISBN-10: 3662530635
Publisher: Springer
Publication Date: August 28th, 2017
Pages: 758
Language: English