Scientific and technical journal

«Proceedings of Gubkin University»

ISSN 2073-9028

Proceedings of Gubkin University

UDC: 665.73
DOI: -


Arapov Kirill A.1,
Guschin Pavel A.1,
Ivanov Evgeniy V.1,
Novikov Andrey A.1,
Vinokurov Vladimir A.1

1 Gubkin Russian State University of Oil and Gas

Keywords: microbiology, liquid fuels, biofuel


Microbiological methods of obtaining alternative fuels from syn-gas, producible from different available sources such as natural gas, coal and organic biomass are considered. Syn-gas can be processed into liquid fuels by microbiological methods, based on the use of CO-consuming organisms producing spirits and salts of fatty acids. Microbiological conversion of syn-gas into hydrogen with the following microbiological processing of the obtained hydrogen can be one of the stages of liquid fuels production.


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