Algal oil-heating value

Algal oil-heating value

Postby karthik » Thu Feb 05, 2009 11:47 am

Anyone here can tell me the heating value of algal oil? Is it the same as lipid?
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Re: Algal oil-heating value

Postby Greencraze » Sat Feb 07, 2009 9:48 am

ya it’s almost same…i think it's around 16,000 BTU/lb
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Re: Algal oil-heating value

Postby cacofonix » Tue Feb 10, 2009 8:05 am


I don't understand your question: what do you mean by is algae oil heating value same as lipid? Thought they were one and the sme..

anyway, good to know the heating value is 16,000 BTU /lb...funny, petro diesel's heating value is almost the same...
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