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EAS-ERIA Biodiesel Fuel Trade Handbook: 2010

By Shinichi Goto, Mitsuharu Oguma, and Nuwong Chollacoop (Eds.)

Posted: July 2010

List of Working Group Members/Authors


This handbook was edited by ERIA Research Project Working Group on "Benchmarking of Biodiesel Fuel Standardization in East Asia" with result of the studies. The followings are members of the WG and authors of this handbook (listed in an alphabetical order of the member countries

WG LEADER : Dr. Shinichi Goto, Director, Research Center for New Fuels and Vehicle Technology (NFV), National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science, and Technology (AIST), Japan
WG SUB LEADER : Dr. Mitsuharu Oguma, Senior Research Scientist, Combustion and Engine Research Team, NFV, AIST, Japan
Dr. Nuwong Chollacoop, Bioenergy Laboratory, National Metal and Materials Technology Center (MTEC), National Science and Technology Development Agency (NSTDA), Thailand
Dr. Lesley Dowling and Dr. Daniel Sheedy, Fuel and Used Oil Policy Section, Department of the Environment, Water, Heritage and the Arts, Australian Government, Australia
Prof. Wugao Zhang, School of Mechanical Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China
Dr. Tatang Hernas Soerawidjaja, Chairman, Indonesian Biodiesel Forum and Head, Center for Research on Sustainable Energy, Institut Teknologi Bandung,Indonesia
Dr. Soni Solistia Wirawan, Head of Institute for Engineering and Technology System Design, Agency for the Assessment and Application of Technology, Indonesia
Dr. Yuji Yoshimura, Prime Senior Researcher, NFV, AIST, Japan
Mr. Shoichi Ichikawa, Representative of Japan Automobile Manufactures Association (JAMA), Toyota Motor Corporation, Japan
Dr. Takashi Hoshino, Representative of Japan Automobile Manufactures Association (JAMA), Isuzu Motors Limited, Japan
Prof. Koji Yamane, Representative of Academia, Dept. of Mechanical Systems Engineering, School of Engineering, University of Shiga Prefecture, Japan
Mr. Akio Imai, Representative of Petroleum Association of Japan (PAJ), Showa Shell Sekiyu K.K., Japan
Mr. Takao Ikeda, New and Renewable Energy Group, Strategy and Industry Research Unit, Institute of Energy Economics, Japan
Prof. Mitsuru Konno, Representative of Academia, Mechanical Engineering, Ibaraki University, Japan
Dr. Harrison Lau Lik Nang, Group Leader, Biodiesel Technology, Engineering and Processing Research Division, Malaysia Palm Oil Board (MPOB), Malaysia
Mr. Andrew Saunders and Ms. Philippa Blunden, Policy Analyst, Fuels & Crown Resources Group, Ministry of Economic Development, New Zealand
Ms. Zenaida Ygnacio Monsada, Director, Oil Industry Management Bureau, Department of Energy, Philippines
Dr. Rong Yan, Centre Director, Institute of Environmental Science and Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Dr. Young Jae Lee, Leader, Transportation Energy Research Center, Korea Institute of Energy Research, South Korea
Ms. Peesamai Jenvanitpanjakul†,Deputy Governor (R&D), Thailand Institute of Scientific and Technological Research (TISTR), Thailand
Ms. Hoang Thi Tinh‡, Vietnam Standards and Quality Center, Directorate for Standards and Quality (STAMEQ), Vietnam
† Presently as Senior Energy Expert, National Science and Technology Development Agency (NSTDA), Thailand
‡ Presently retired

List of Contributing Authors


In addition to ERIA Research Project Working Group Member, many energy experts have contributed to this handbook as follows, listed by an alphabetical order of the authors' lastname.

Dr. Aparat Mahakhant Researcher, Bioscience Department, Thailand Institute of Scientific and Technological Research (TISTR), Thailand
Dr. Xunpeng Shi, Associate Researcher, Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia, Indonesia
Dr. Makoto Toba, Team Leader, Hydrotreating Catalysis Team,, NFV, AIST, Japan
Dr. Taku Tsujimura, Research Scientist, Combustion and Engine Research Team, NFV, AIST, Japan


Full Report


EAS-ERIA Biodiesel Fuel Trade Handbook 2010

Contents


Front Cover

Contributing Authors

Contents

List of Figures

List of Tables

Introduction

Energy Situation in the World

Biodiesel Fuel Standardization Activities

Biodiesel Fuel Quality

Potential of other Feedstocks

Importance of Quality Control and Market Acceptance

Current Status of Biodiesel Fuel in East Asia and ASEAN Countries

Trade and Market Dynamics of Biodiesel

Future Vision

References

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