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Home  >  Energy Alternatives  >   Biodiesel Production for On-Farm Use: A curriculum for agricultural producers (Summary)

Biodiesel Production for On-Farm Use: A curriculum for agricultural producers



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By Piedmont Biofuels

Published: 2009

Updated: 2009

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38 pages


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Introduction

This workshop curriculum was prepared by Piedmont Biofuels for the National Center for Appropriate Technology, with funding and cooperation from the USDA Risk Management Agency. The curriculum covers the chemistry of biodiesel, discusses various feedstocks, and presents several case studies of small-scale biodiesel production.

Table of Contents

Introduction
The Chemistry of Biodiesel
Advantages and Disadvantages
Biodiesel Feedstocks
Oil Processing
Small Scale Biodiesel Production
On-farm Case Studies

Note: Digital downloads are in full color. Printed, mailed copies are only available in black & white.

 

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