Science Journal of Energy Engineering

Volume 4, Issue 1, February 2016

  • Acid Hydrolysis Optimization of Prosopis Juliflora Stem for Bioethanol Production

    Biniyam Tefera Amdebrhan, Sisay Asfaw, Gizachew Assefa

    Issue: Volume 4, Issue 1, February 2016
    Pages: 1-11
    Received: 20 May 2016
    Accepted: 3 June 2016
    Published: 6 August 2016
    Abstract: Ethanol producing from biomass has become an interesting substitute to petrolium in the struggle against raised levels of fossil carbon dioxide emission to the atmosphere. The biotechnological conversion of biomass into fuels requires hydrolysis of the polysaccharide fraction into monomeric sugars. This study was aimed at the optimization of the pr... Show More