Palm oil: Addressing issues and towards sustainable development

@article{Tan2009PalmOA,
  title={Palm oil: Addressing issues and towards sustainable development},
  author={K. T. Tan and Keat-Teong Lee and A. Mohamed and S. Bhatia},
  journal={Renewable \& Sustainable Energy Reviews},
  year={2009},
  volume={13},
  pages={420-427}
}
The quest for renewable energy has intensified since the escalating price of crude petroleum in the recent years. Renewable energy such as biodiesel has the potential to replace petroleum-derived transportation fuel in the future. Biodiesel is defined as the mono-alkyl esters of long-chain fatty acids derived from vegetable oils such palm oil, rapeseed and soybean. Currently, more than 80% of the world biodiesel productions are from rapeseed oil. However, the cost of palm oil which is at least… Expand
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