Alternative energy sources from plants of Western Ghats ( Tamil Nadu , India )

  • M. Jayabalana, G. J. Seilerb
  • Published 2003

Abstract

Twenty-two taxa of Western Ghats plants were screened as potential alternative crops for renewable energy, oil, hydrocarbon and phytochemicals. The highest hydrocarbon yields were observed in Carissa carandas (1.7%), and Jatropha gossypifolia (1.7%). The highest polyphenol fraction was observed in Dodonaea viscosa (17.1%), Carissa carandas (7.7%), Swietenia… (More)

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@inproceedings{Jayabalana2003AlternativeES, title={Alternative energy sources from plants of Western Ghats ( Tamil Nadu , India )}, author={M. Jayabalana and G. J. Seilerb}, year={2003} }