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Fields of Expertise and Capabilities: Biomass Conversion Pathways

Biomass is a renewable energy source that can be used to supplement fossil fuels to produce biofuels and biomolecules for the chemical industry. Total is exploring a number of advanced biomass conversion technologies.

Various thermochemical and biotechnology pathways have been under investigation for several years, to convert plant-derived materials and microalgae.