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This book contains research on the chemistry of each step of biogas generation, along with engineering principles and practices, feasibility of biogas production in processing technologies, especially anaerobic digestion of waste and gas production system, its modeling, kinetics along with other associated aspects, utilization and purification of biogas, economy and energy issues, pipe design for biogas energy, microbiological aspects, phyto-fermentation, biogas plant constructions, assessment of ecological potential, biogas generation from sludge, rheological characterization, etc.

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BiogasEdited by Sunil Kumar

Published: March 14th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/1793

ISBN: 978-953-51-0204-5

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-6146-2

Copyright year: 2012

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140715 Total Chapter Downloads

100 Crossref Citations

119 Web of Science Citations

248 Dimensions Citations


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1. Potentials of Selected Tropical Crops and Manure as Sources of Biofuels

By Babajide A. Adelekan


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2. Anaerobic Biogas Generation for Rural Area Energy Provision in Africa

By B. Amigun, W. Parawira, J. K. Musango, A. O. Aboyade and A. S. Badmos


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3. Rheological Characterization

By Annika Björn, Paula Segura de La Monja, Anna Karlsson, Jörgen Ejlertsson and Bo H. Svensson


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4. Influence of Substrate Concentration on the Anaerobic Degradability of Two-Phase Olive Mill Solid Waste: A Kinetic Evaluation

By Bárbara Rincón and Rafael Borja


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5. Biogas Production from Anaerobic Treatment of Agro-Industrial Wastewater

By Jorge del Real Olvera and Alberto Lopez-Lopez


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6. Biogas Production and Cleanup by Biofiltration for a Potential Use as an Alternative Energy Source

By Elvia Ines Garcia-Peña, Alberto Nakauma-Gonzalez and Paola Zarate-Segura


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7. Gas Quality Parameter Computation in Intermeshed Networks

By Peter Hass


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8. Production of Biogas from Sludge Waste and Organic Fraction of Municipal Solid Waste

By Derbal Kerroum, Bencheikh-LeHocine Mossaab and Meniai Abdesslam Hassen


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9. Economic and Ecological Potential Assessment for Biogas Production Based on Intercrops

By Nora Niemetz, Karl-Heinz Kettl, Manfred Szerencsits and Michael Narodoslawsky


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10. Feasibility of Bioenergy Production from Ultrafiltration Whey Permeate Using the UASB Reactors

By Marta Kisielewska


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11. Microbiological Methods of Hydrogen Generation

By Krystyna Seifert, Michał Thiel, Ewelina Wicher, Marcin Włodarczak and Marek Łaniecki


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12. Photofermentative Hydrogen Generation in Presence of Waste Water from Food Industry

By Krystyna Seifert, Roman Zagrodnik, Mikołaj Stodolny and Marek Łaniecki


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13. Study on Manufacturing Technology and Performance of Biogas Residue Film

By Chen Haitao, Li Lixia, Wang Hanyang and Liu Lixue


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14. Digestate: A New Nutrient Source - Review

By Marianna Makádi, Attila Tomócsik and Viktória Orosz


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15. Dairy Farming and the Stagnated Biogas Use in Rungwe District, Tanzania: An Investigation of the Constraining Factors

By Agnes Godfrey Mwakaje


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16. Enhancing Biogas Production and UASB Start-Up by Chitosan Addition

By Chantaraporn Phalakornkule and Maneerat Khemkhao


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17. Biogas Plant Constructions

By M. Samer


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18. Conditioning of Biogas for Injection into the Natural Gas Grid

By Frank Burmeister, Janina Senner and Eren Tali


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19. Kinetics of Biogas Production from Banana Stem Waste

By Norazwina Zainol


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