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First generation biofuels are mainly generated using edible biomass sources. These sources are mainly corn and sugar cane. Leading producers include the United States and Brazil. Find out more about this production mode here!

First generation biofuels

Published in Biofuels, First generation biofuels on 30th January 2021

Last updated on April 17th, 2022 at 07:39 amFirst generation biofuels like ethanol (bioethanol) and biodiesel are produced from mostly edible biomass[2][16]. This biomass sources are divided into two main groups; sugar and starch crops. The main sugar crops grown are sugar cane and sugar beet, while for starch crops, they are corn and wheat. […]

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