Renewable Energy Biomass Fuels

Results of the 2007 B100 Quality Survey

Authors: Alleman, T. L. McCormick, R. L.
 
Abstract: In a 2007 analysis of samples from 52% of U.S. biodiesel (B100) producers, 90% met ASTM and other specifications for critical engine performance properties and for elements that harm emission controls.
Publication Date: 01 Mar 2008
Report numbers: NREL/TP-540-42787
DOE Contract number: AC36-99-GO10337
Resource Type: Technical Report
Research Organizations: National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), Golden, CO.
Sponsoring Organizations: USDOE
Country of Publication: United States
Language: English
Keywords relating to this report:
ALCOHOLS
CALCIUM
CLOUDS
COMBUSTION PROPERTIES
CONTAMINATION
CONTROL EQUIPMENT
ENGINES
GLYCEROL
MAGNESIUM
MARKET
OXIDATION
PHOSPHORUS
POTASSIUM
SEDIMENTS
SODIUM
SPECIFICATIONS
STABILITY
SULFUR
TAX CREDITS

Subjects:
Related subjects:
ALTERNATIVE FUELS
B100
B100 QUALITY SURVEY
BIODIESEL
BIOFUELS
FUEL STANDARDS
TRANSPORTATION