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Can renewable energy sources power the world?
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6 Biomass processing

As you have seen, biomass resources come in a variety of physical forms with widely varying energy content, but they are likely to require processing to make them more acceptable to users or easier to transport, and then they may require special equipment to release their energy in a useful form. This can involve physical, thermochemical or biochemical processes, either singly or in combination.