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By S. Astals, M. Romero-Güiza, J. Mata-Alvarez (auth.), Germán Ferreira (eds.)

This e-book provides 9 chapters according to basic and utilized examine of other energies. this present day, the problem is that know-how has to return up with strategies which can supply environmentally pleasant strength offer techniques which are in a position to hide the present international power call for. specialists worldwide are engaged on those concerns for offering new strategies that might holiday the present technological boundaries. This publication goals to handle key pillars within the replacement strength box, comparable to: biomass strength, hydrogen power, solar power, wind strength, hydroelectric energy, geothermal power and their environmental implications, with the main up to date development for every pillar. additionally it is the existence cycle overview (LCA) and thermoeconomic research (TA) as instruments for comparing and optimising environmental and value matters. Chapters are prepared into basic learn, utilized learn and destiny tendencies; and written for engineers, educational researches and scientists.

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B. On the contrary, brassica yielded a larger N content, and hence, more significant impacts on the NOX emission level are expected to this fuel. In addition, results from the ultimate analysis indicated that brassica depicted the worst condition in terms of other troublesome elements, such as Cl and S. They play an important role on particulate matter and acidic gaseous emissions as well as corrosion phenomenon. With regard to the ash composition, although concentrations vary over quite a broad range, major ash components among fuels are Si, Ca and K.

Co-digestion of source segregated domestic food waste to improve process stability. Bioresour. Technol. 114, 168–178 (2012) 46. : Anaerobic co-digestion of a simulated organic fraction of municipal solid wastes and fats of animal and vegetable origin. Biochem. Eng. J. 26, 22–28 (2005) 47. : Co-digestion of the mechanically recovered organic fraction of municipal solid waste with slaughterhouse wastes. Biochem. Eng. J. 68, 129–137 (2012) Combustion Behavior of Novel Energy Crops in Domestic Boilers: Poplar and Brassica Experiences Maryori Díaz-Ramírez, Fernando Sebastián Nogués, Javier Royo and Adeline Rezeau Abstract In the Mediterranean countries, several reasons promote cultivation of energy crops with respect to other kind of biomass.

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