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From 1st- to 2nd-Generation Biofuel Technologies - Extended Executive Summary

From 1st- to 2nd-Generation Biofuel Technologies - Extended Executive Summary
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Edition: 2008
16 pages


This report looks at the technical challenges facing 2nd-generation biofuels, evaluates their costs and examines related current policies to support their development and deployment. The potential for production of more advanced biofuels is also discussed. Although significant progress continues to be made to overcome the technical and economic challenges, 2nd-generation biofuels still face major constraints to their commercial deployment.

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