TITLE

Logistics of harvest and transport crucial to biofuels industry

AUTHOR(S)
Smith, Ron
PUB. DATE
December 2009
SOURCE
Southwest Farm Press;12/17/2009, Vol. 36 Issue 24, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the importance of harvest, storage and transportation of plant materials in the biofuel industry in the U.S. in 2009. Professor and associate department head of biological and agricultural engineering at Texas A&M University Steve Searcy noted that the industry's pressing challenges will require new technology since the existing equipment may not be adequate. He added, their approach is to increase energy efficiency in every operation especially in the logistics.
ACCESSION #
47381879

 

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