Ethanol Production in a Cane Sugar Mill

Julie King  |  3/1/2006 11:42:14 PM

YOU SHOULD ATTEND IF:
  • You need a basic understanding of ethanol manufacturing.  
  • You want an update on technology developments in Brazil.
  • You are a sugar mill operator and wish to understand what opportunities exist in a cane sugar mill.
  • You need to know the basic parameters influencing the economics of ethanol production.

YOU CAN EXPECT TO:

  • Get updated on how ethanol is made in Brazil and elsewhere.
  • Gain a fundamental understanding of how ethanol production fits into a cane sugar mill.
  • Identify the factors, including feedstock cost and quality, energy and operations, which influence the economics.
  • Study process flowsheets for ethanol manufacture.
  • Identify trends in the technology of ethanol production.

CONTENT YOU CAN COUNT ON:

  • Development of ethanol production in sugar mills.
  • Factors influencing relative production of sugar and ethanol in Brazil.
  • Opportunities for ethanol production in a sugar mill.
  • Possible feedstocks for fermentation.
  • Basic fermentation technology.
  • Factors affecting ethanol yields.
  • Equipment used in producing ethanol.
  • Production of potable alcohol.
  • Dehydration of ethanol for fuel use.
  • Requirements for handling and blending ethanol as a gasoline extender.
  • Factors influencing the economics of production.

EXPERTS YOU’LL HEAR FROM:
To be announced

COURSE DATE TO BE ANNOUNCED

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