Alternative fuel power

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Alternative fuel power

  1. 1. ALTERNATIVE FUELS CARLOS MARECO
  2. 2. A LTERNATIVE FUELS <ul><li>A lternative fuels are  materials or substances which can be used as fuels replacing petroleum </li></ul>
  3. 3. E XAMPLES <ul><li>1.Biomass </li></ul><ul><li>2.Natural gas </li></ul><ul><li>3.Electricity </li></ul>
  4. 4. BIOMASS <ul><li>Biomass is the total mass of living things like plants, trees and animals in a given area that can be transformed into electricity or fuel.  </li></ul>
  5. 5. T IPES OF B IOMASS <ul><li>Monomeric </li></ul><ul><li>Hemicellulose </li></ul>
  6. 6. E XAMPLES OF BIOMASS <ul><li>Bioethanol </li></ul><ul><li>Methanol </li></ul><ul><li>Biodiesel </li></ul>
  7. 7. E THANOL <ul><li>Ethanol is a clear, colorless liquid with a characteristic, agreeable odor. It is also called ethyl alcohol or grain alcohol. </li></ul>
  8. 8. B IOMASS CONVERTED TO ETHANOL <ul><li>Biomass is converted to ethanol in 4 steps. </li></ul><ul><li>1. Photosynthesis. A tmospheric carbon is converted into organic carbon. </li></ul><ul><li>2. Biomass is harvested. </li></ul><ul><li>3. Biomass is fermented. </li></ul><ul><li>4.The ethanol is processed to produce usable ethanol and by products . </li></ul>
  9. 9. M ETHANOL <ul><li>Methanol is also an alcohol fuel. It usually is made from natural gas or coal, but can also be made from biomass. </li></ul>
  10. 10. B IODIESEL <ul><li>Biodiesel fuel is an ester, like vinegar. It is made from vegetable oils, animal fats, algae, and leftover cooking grease. </li></ul>
  11. 11. B IOENERGY <ul><li>Bioenergy is just another word for biomass energy. Biomass can be converted into bioenergy </li></ul>

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