BIOMASS-As an economic alternative energy option

Mrs Asmita, M Karalkar
International Research Journal of Engineering and Technology (IRJET)   unpublished
Now a day's energy demand increasing day by day because of high rate of population growth. Because of high energy demand resources of fossil fuels depleting very rapidly. Continuous use of fossil fuels adversely affecting on environment which leads to global warming. So there is a need to find out alternative energy option which is free, easily available and environment friendly. The paper defines biomass & its sources, methods of extracting biomass energy, cost associated with biomass, advantages and disadvantages.