Biodiesel has attracted considerable attention during the past decade as a renewable, biodegradable and non-toxic fuel alternative to fossil fuels. It have assumed significant importance globally as the world addresses changing patterns in energy supply and demand. Jatropha curcas Linn. is multipurpose, highly promoted crop which contains high amount of oil in its seeds which can be converted to biodiesel. It has the great potential, if well exploited; Jatropha production can provide opportunities for good returns and rural development. The book therefore provides most recent data and analysis on the cultivation, yield, productivity, biochemistry, processing, uses, projects and its impact on people. Different uses of Jatropha plant are also mentioned as medicine, soap making, pesticide etc. It will also contribute to strengthen policies and strategies about Jatropha. This book is useful for researchers, farmers, teachers, students, professionals in agriculture, government and institutional policy and decision makers, NGOs etc.
Author: Naikwade Pratap
Number of Pages: 112 pages
Published Date: 27 Oct 2012
Publisher: LAP Lambert Academic Publishing
Publication Country: none
Download Link: Click Here
download ebook, rardownload torrent, epub download, pocket, download pdf, free ebook, zip, paperback Jatropha Curcas L. as Biodiesel Crop by Naikwade Pratap iPad, Jatropha Curcas L. as Biodiesel Crop pocket,free pdf, facebook, book review, paperback, ebook, fb2, iPad, for mac, Naikwade Pratap facebook,kindle, iPhone, mobi, Read online, for PC, ebook pdf, iOS, download book, download ebook, download epub,