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Professor Gordon Andrews to present at the 2014 'Toxicity of Biodiesel and Other Biofuels: Implications for Global Use Conference'

Professor Gordon Andrews, our Energy from Biomass Combustion Course Director, will deliver a lecture on 'Diesel Biofuel Engine Emissions' at the 'Toxicity of Biodiesel and Other Biofuels: Implications for Global Use' Conference this year.

The conference will take place in Edinburgh on the 4-5 September 2014, full details can be found on the conference website.

Our annual Energy from Biomass short course provides a comprehensive overview of energy from biomass combustion and gives delegates a sound understanding of the fundamentals and practicalities of the following:

  • - Basics of solid biomass combustion
    - Dedicated Biomass Installations
    - Solid biomass for electricity generation
    - Biogas and landfill gas for process heat and power generation
    - Sustainability and Safety for Biomass
    - Storage of Biomass
    - Liquid biofuels for transportation petrol and diesel engines

The course is delivered by a team of practitioners and academics, all experts in their particular fields of contribution. Further information on this course, or any other short course in the Faculty’s portfolio please visit: or email

Energy from Biomass Combustion

Energy from Biomass Combustion

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