By Melanie N. Johansen
Read Online or Download Microalgae: Biotechnology, Microbiology and Energy PDF
Best alternative & renewable books
Given the backdrop of severe curiosity and common dialogue at the clients of a hydrogen strength economic system, this e-book goals to supply an authoritative and up to date clinical account of hydrogen new release utilizing solar power and renewable assets corresponding to water. whereas the technological and monetary elements of sun hydrogen new release are evolving, the clinical rules underlying a variety of solar-assisted water splitting schemes have already got an organization footing.
Smooth wind generators often function at variable pace as a way to maximise the conversion potency less than rated strength and to minimize loading at the drive-train. furthermore, pitch keep watch over of the blades is mostly hired to restrict the power captured in the course of operation above rated wind pace. the better complexity of variable-speed variable-pitch generators is offset by way of the advantages of regulate flexibility, specifically, greater conversion potency, larger strength caliber, longer worthwhile lifestyles; due to the quick influence of keep watch over at the expense of wind power, trustworthy high-performance controllers are crucial in making wind expertise aggressive.
Drawing at the authors’ broad learn and undertaking implementation world wide, solar power: Renewable strength and the surroundings covers solar power assets, thermal and photovoltaic structures, and the economics interested in utilizing solar power. It presents historical past idea on solar power in addition to priceless technical info for imposing solar power purposes.
This publication is meant to offer an advent into the meteorological boundary stipulations for strength new release from the wind, onshore and offshore. it's to supply trustworthy meteorological details for the making plans and operating of this significant type of renewable strength. This contains the derivation of wind legislation and wind profile descriptions, particularly these above the logarithmic floor layer.
- Advances in Production Technology
- Wind Energy: Developments, Potential and Challenges
- Catalysis for Sustainable Energy Production
- Biomass and Alternate Fuel Systems: An Engineering and Economic Guide
- Integrated Gasification Combined Cycle (IGCC) Technologies
- Nanofabrication and its application in renewable energy
Additional info for Microalgae: Biotechnology, Microbiology and Energy
2010). Typical microalgal biomass fatty acid composition is mainly composed of a mixture of unsaturated fatty acids, such as palmitoleic (16:1), oleic (18:1), linoleic (18:2) and linolenic (18:3) acid. , 2009; Gouveia and Oliveira, 2009). , 2008). , 2008). Lipid content and fatty acid composition is also subject to variation during the growth cycle, usually with an increase in TAGs in the stationary phase. , 2006). 1. The oil content of some microalgae species (adapted from Chisti, 2007) Microalgae Botryococcus braunii Chlorella sp.
1996). Curacin was isolated from the Curaso strain marine Cyanobacterium Lyngbya majuscula by Gerwick’s group in 1994. It is an important lead compound for a new type of anticancer drugs. , 1994). 3. Anti-Inflammatory Activity Cyanobacteria contain significant amounts of carotenoids (β-carotene, lycopene, lutein) having antioxidant properties. By the quenching action on the reactive oxygen species, these carotenoids also have anti-inflammatory activities. The anti-inflammatory activity of bluegreen algae is also due to phycocyanin.
Commercially important metabolic pathways in microalgae. , 2008). 36 A. E. Marques, J. R. Miranda, A. P. Batista et al. 1. Transformation Experiments One of the most obvious arguments that stand for a certain species is the ease of cultivating the organism, especially under laboratory conditions. With respect to this point, small algae that grow with a short life cycle in liquid, axenic culture in a synthetic medium under defined environmental conditions are preferred for transformation experiments.
Microalgae: Biotechnology, Microbiology and Energy by Melanie N. Johansen