Biogas: Production and Properties


James G. Speight
CD&W Inc., Consultant, Laramie, WY, USA

Series: Renewable Energy: Research, Development and Policies
BISAC: SCI024000

This book will introduce the reader to the fundamentals of biogas production, properties, and uses. The chapters focus on biogas as a renewable energy source, biogas production, the chemistry and engineering aspects of anaerobic digestion, landfill gas, biomass gasification, biogas upgrading technology, among other topics.
(Imprint: Nova)



Table of Contents


Part 1: Raw Materials

Chapter 1. Biogas

Chapter 2. Biomass

Part 2: Biogas Production and Properties

Chapter 3. Biogas from Anaerobic Digestion

Chapter 4. Biogas from Landfills

Chapter 5. Biogas from Pyrolysis

Chapter 6. Biogas from Gasification

Chapter 7. Gas Cleaning

Chapter 8. Biogas Applications

Keywords: Biogas, biomass, anaerobic digestion, pyrolysis, gasification

The book is designed to be suitable for undergraduate students, graduate students, technicians, professionals, and managers who are working with biogas or who are interested in entering the area of biogas technology.

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