Bioenergy, Biofuels and Biomass

Description :

Bioenergy is renewable energy made accessible from materials acquired from biological origin. Biomass is any organic matter which has deposited sunlight in the form of chemical energy. As a fuel it may comprise wood, straw, wood waste, sugarcane, manure, and many other by-products from different agricultural processes. In its most exclusive sense it is a synonym to biofuel, which is fuel obtained from biological sources. Biomass can be utilized to produce renewable or sustainable power, thermal energy, or transportation powers (biofuels). Biomass is characterized as living or as of late dead life forms and any by-products of those plants, organisms