Seawater Breakthrough in Production of Climate-Friendly Fuel Bioethanol Cuts Demands on Freshwater

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In the fight against global warming, bioethanol fuel is seen as a climate-friendly alternative to petrol and its adoption has been encouraged by many governments. But producing it requires huge amounts of freshwater – a precious resource in many parts of the world. It is possible to use a seawater-based system instead.


Period5 Oct 2018 → 22 Oct 2018

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  • TitleSeawater Breakthrough in Production of Climate-Friendly Fuel Bioethanol Cuts Demands on Freshwater
    Degree of recognitionInternational
    Media name/outletWater Active
    Media typeWeb
    Duration/Length/Size520 Words
    CountryUnited Kingdom
    Date22/10/18
    DescriptionIn the fight against global warming, bioethanol fuel is seen as a climate-friendly alternative to petrol and its adoption has been encouraged by many governments. But producing it requires huge amounts of freshwater – a precious resource in many parts of the world. Now, it is shown how it is possible to use a seawater-based system instead.
    URLwww.wateractive.co.uk/news/seawater_breakthrough_in_production_of_climatefriendly_fuel_bioethanol_cuts_demands_on_freshwater
    PersonsChenyu Du
  • TitleSeawater Breakthrough in Production of Climate-Friendly Fuel Bioethanol Cuts Demands on Freshwater
    Degree of recognitionInternational
    Media name/outletPhys.Org
    Media typeWeb
    Duration/Length/Size520 Words
    CountryUnited Kingdom
    Date5/10/18
    DescriptionIn the fight against global warming, bioethanol fuel is seen as a climate-friendly alternative to petrol and its adoption has been encouraged by many governments. But producing it requires huge amounts of freshwater – a precious resource in many parts of the world. It is possible to use a seawater-based system instead.
    URLhttps://phys.org/news/2018-10-seawater-breakthrough-production-climate-friendly-fuel.html
    PersonsChenyu Du