Ethanol from Corn: Technology and Economics, Chapter 15

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    A short summary of the current ethanol industry is presented. an outline of the major ethanol producers and the historical demand and future projections for ethanol fuel are provided. In addition, brief process descriptions and the associated economic impacts for the two primary technologies for producing ethanol from corn (dry milling and wet milling) are outlined. Finally, potentialimprovements in the technology and their associated economic, environmental, or technical impacts are described.
    Original languageAmerican English
    Title of host publicationHandbook on Bioethanol: Production and Utilization
    EditorsC. E. Wyman
    StatePublished - 1996

    NREL Publication Number

    • NREL/CH-421-7579


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