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Title Biogas from waste and renewable resources : an introduction / edited by Dieter Deublein and Angelika Steinhauser.
Imprint Weinheim [Germany] : Wiley-VCH, [2008]
©2008

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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  TP359.B48 B563 2008    AVAILABLE  
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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  TP359.B48 B563 2008    AVAILABLE  
Subject Biogas.
Refuse as fuel.
Waste products as fuel.
Biomass energy.
Renewable energy sources.
Alt Name Deublein, Dieter.
Steinhauser, Angelika.
Description xxiv, 443 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 419-428) and index.
ISBN 9783527318414
3527318410
OCLC # 176895773
Table of Contents
Pt. IGeneral thoughts about energy supply 
1Energy supply - today and in the future3
2Energy supply in the future - scenarios7
3History and status to date in Europe27
4History and status to date in other countries35
5General aspects of the recovery of biomass in the future45
Pt. IISubstrate and biogas47
1Biogas49
2Substrates57
3Evaluation of substrates for biogas production79
4Benefits of a biogas plant83
Pt. IIIFormation of biogas87
1Biochemical reaction89
2Biology93
3Bacteria participating in the process of degradation129
Pt. IVLaws and guidelines concerning biogas plants149
1Guidelines and regulations151
2Building a biogas plant189
3Financing195
Pt. VProcess engineering197
1Parts of biogas plants199
2Area for the delivery and equipment for storage ofthe delivered biomass221
3Process technology for the upstream processing223
4Fermentation technology243
5Special plant installations313
Pt. VIBiogas to energy323
1Gas pipelines325
2Biogasholder327
3Gas preparation333
4Liquefaction or compression ofthe biogas357
5Utilization of biogas for the generation of electric power and heat361
6Biogas for feeding into the natural gas network389
7Biogas as fuel for vehicles397
Pt. VIIResidues and waste water401
1Residues403
2Waste water405
Attachment ITypical design calculation for an agricultural biogas plant407
Attachment IIEconomy of biogas plants for the year 2007 (Calculation on the basis of the example of Attachment I)415
 Literature419
 Index429