Feature Report: Biofuels: Understanding Conventional Production Methods

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Advanced Biofuels

Future biofuel production methods will be based on the non-food parts of plants, straw, wood, animal fat and other sources.  We will be able, for example, to obtain ethanol from lignocellulosic biomass — plant stalks and tree trunks — and also from agricultural and forest waste.