Selcuk Uni. Starts Producing Switchgrass

Selcuk Uni. Starts Producing Switchgrass

dallı darıSelcuk University in Konya (Central Turkey) starts producing switchgrass grass for biofuel

Switchgrass (Panicum virgatum) is known as a very promising biofuel foodstock and is produced only in North America.

However, Mr. Suleyman Soylu (professor at Selcuk University in Konya) says that they have started cultivating switchgrass within the premises of the faculty for trial since 2007 and expect the cultivation to be generalised within the farmers by supplying the seeds.

For details, please contact Mr. Suleyman Soylu at ssoylu@selcuk.edu.tr.

 

About author

Senem Gençer
Senem Gençer 761 posts

Alternatifenerji.com’un kurucu ortaklarından biri ve CEO’su olan Gençer, 1971 yılında Diyarbakır’da doğdu. 1993 yılında ODTÜ İşletmeyi bitirdikten sonra, Johnson & Johnson Medical ve Yeni Zelanda Büyükelçiliği gibi farklı kurumlarda çalıştı. 2007 yılında güneş enerjisi ve LED aydınlatma konularında halen çalışmakta olan Ekogüneş’i ve Türkiye’nin ilk online solar ürün satış sitesi olan www.ekogunes.com’u kurdu. Gençer, aynı zamanda Güneş Enerjisi ve Sanayicileri Derneği GENSED’in kurucu üyelerindendir.

You might also like

News

Yaşar University’s Involvement In Renewable Energy

Yaşar University, a foundation university, located in Izmir (West coast of Turkey) is established in 2001 by one of the Turkey’s leading industry groups, namely Yasar Holding.  The university offers

News

Solar Tenders’ 4th, 5th and 6th Packages To Be Bidded

April 28-30 were announced as the dates for companies wishing to compete for the production rights for solar energy in Turkey, Turkish Electricity Transmission Company, TEIAS, announced Wednesday 25th. 4th Package *

News

Aricilar Energy To Construct 1 MW Poultry Manure Biogas Plant

Arıcılar Enerji will be constructing a 1 MW capacity biogas energy production unit in Konya, Central Turkey. The plant will be using poultry manure and the “raw material” will be