By Barnabas Gikonyo
Due to their excessive development fee, algae, microalgae, and aquatic crops have gotten the main promising photosynthetic organisms for biofuel creation. Advances in Biofuel creation: Algae and Aquatic Plants explores present investigations and alertness of the fields of biofuel construction and bioengineering and considers from a world context the evolving approaches of algal biofuel creation. The publication seems at how biomass, particularly sugars, nonedible plant fabrics, and algae (which are exact first, moment, and 3rd fuels respectively) are utilized in the creation of gas. The feasibility of such initiatives, present methodologies, and the way to optimize biofuel construction are presented.
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The process was able to reach conversion efficiencies of up to 85%. Patil et al.  reported a process involving simultaneous extraction and transesterification of wet algal biomass containing about 90% of water under supercritical methanol conditions. 3 PYROLYSIS OF MICROALGAE LIPID Thermochemical conversion covers different processes such as direct combustion, gasification, thermochemical liquefaction, and pyrolysis. In pyrolysis, heating rate affects reaction rate which in turn affects product composition.