International Sugar Journal

Experiences with an industrial solutions study for a greenfield project* [Full subscriber]

For blending use in gasoline, it has been decided to develop a greenfield project for production of ethanol in Suriname. In this framework, an industrial solutions study was conducted for the definition of the plant location and configuration and the selection of the most appropriate technologies and logistics. Different alternatives for feedstock were studied, from which sugarcane was selected as the most suitable. Based on the expected gasoline demand in Suriname and the cane development program, a decision was made regarding the capacity of the ethanol distillery. Technologies in each process stage have been initially proposed based on process efficiency…

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