The biogas handbook Science, production and applications

  • Ford S
  • Orrico Júnior M
  • Orrico A
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Abstract

With pressure increasing to utilise wastes and residues effectively and sustainably, the production of biogas represents one of the most important routes towards reaching national and international renewable energy targets. The biogas handbook: Science, production and applications provides a comprehensive and systematic guide to the development and deployment of biogas supply chains and technology.Following a concise overview of biogas as an energy option, part one explores biomass resources and fundamental science and engineering of biogas production, including feedstock characterisation, storage and pre-treatment, and yield optimisation. Plant design, engineering, process optimisation and digestate utilisation are the focus of part two. Topics considered include the engineering and process control of biogas plants, methane emissions in biogas production, and biogas digestate quality, utilisation and land application. Finally, part three discusses international experience and best practice in biogas utilisation. Biogas cleaning and upgrading to biomethane, biomethane use as transport fuel and the generation of heat and power from biogas for stationery applications are all discussed. The book concludes with a review of market development and biomethane certification schemes.With its distinguished editors and international team of expert contributors, The biogas handbook: Science, production and applications is a practical reference to biogas technology for process engineers, manufacturers, industrial chemists and biochemists, scientists, researchers and academics working in this field.Provides a concise overview of biogas as an energy optionExplores biomass resources for productionExamines plant design and engineering and process optimisation

Author-supplied keywords

  • 1. Energia de biomassa – Brasil. 2. Fonte renováve
  • 2009
  • Accelerants
  • Algae
  • Anaerobic digestion
  • Aproveitamento de energia
  • Biogas
  • Biogas cleaning
  • Biogas plant design
  • Biogas purification
  • Biogas upgrading
  • Biogás
  • CO2 removal
  • Calorimetry
  • Co-digestion
  • Combustion
  • Conventional combustion
  • Degradation of pollutants
  • Design
  • Digester design
  • Empirical modeling
  • Energy supply
  • Environment
  • Factors affecting efficiency
  • Feedstock
  • Fermentation
  • Flameless combustion
  • Gas yield
  • H2S removal
  • Heating value
  • Hybrid algorithms
  • Hybrid energy systems
  • Hydrogen enrichment
  • Hydrolysis
  • Incineration
  • Industrial ecology
  • Lemvig biogas
  • Lignocelluloses
  • Macroalgae
  • Methane
  • Methanogenesis
  • Microalgae
  • Microbial enzyme
  • Multi-level perspectives
  • Municipal solid wastes
  • Optimization techniques
  • Parameters
  • Performance parameters
  • Pretreatment
  • Process
  • Processes
  • Reactors
  • Segregation
  • Siloxane removal
  • Socio-technical system
  • Socio-technical transitions
  • Solar photovoltaics
  • Solar–wind based hybrid systems
  • System builder
  • Total CO2 reduction potential
  • Wind turbine
  • abril de 2007 e
  • acidogenesis
  • aluna de doutorado do
  • amorim
  • aprovado em janeiro de
  • aterro sanitário.
  • biogas
  • br
  • characteristics
  • chemical absorption
  • compartmented anaerobic reactor
  • controle ambiental
  • current biogas production
  • dejetos de suínos.
  • digestate
  • dung
  • e-mail
  • edta
  • energy balance
  • energy systems analysis
  • environment
  • environmental systems analysis
  • fcav
  • fe
  • food conversion
  • fuel-cycle emissions
  • goat
  • hybrid energy systems
  • hydrothermal pretreatment
  • indirect environmental impact
  • jaboticabal - sp
  • metano
  • methanogenesis
  • modelling
  • organic
  • pela fcav
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  • waste
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  • wind based hybrid systems
  • www.lemvigbiogas.com
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Authors

  • Simon Ford

  • Marco a. P. Orrico Júnior

  • Ana C. a. Orrico

  • Jorge De Lucas Júnior

  • Nadia De La Torre

  • Oecd

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