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A list of Citizendium articles, and planned articles, about Biofuel.
See also changes related to Biofuel, or pages that link to Biofuel or to this page or whose text contains "Biofuel".

Parent topics

  • Agriculture [r]: The process of producing food, feed, fiber and other goods by the systematic raising of plants and animals. [e]
  • Chemistry [r]: The science of matter, or of the electrical or electrostatical interactions of matter. [e]
  • Engineering [r]: The profession in which a knowledge of the mathematical and natural sciences gained by study, experience and practice is applied with judgment to develop ways to economically use the materials and forces of nature for the benefit of mankind. [e]

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Other related topics

  • Biodiesel [r]: A substitute for petroleum-based diesel, made from biological products [e]
  • Biomass [r]: A source of renewable energy, is biological material such as wood, wood waste, municipal solid waste, straw, sugar cane, algae, and many other byproducts derived from agricultural and forestry production as well as other sources. [e]
  • Diesel oil [r]: An oil derived from petroleum crude oil consisting of hydrocarbons having about 10 to 17 carbon atoms and a boiling range of about 175 to 345 °C (350 to 650 °F). [e]
  • Energy (science) [r]: A measurable physical quantity of a system which can be expressed in joules (the metric unit for a quantity of energy) or other measurement units such as ergs, calories, watt-hours or Btu. [e]
  • Ethanol [r]: The chemical alcohol (C2H5OH) found in distilled spirits, wine and beer. [e]
  • Solar power [r]: Energy sources based directly on the sun's electromagnetic radiation. [e]
  • Wheat [r]: Grass crop grown worldwide and used in making flour and fermentation for alcohol production. [e]