A Comparative Study on Meeting the Energy Demand from Biogas in Pakistan

Ghauri, Moinuddin; Bokhari, Awais; Ilyas, Suhaib Umer; Faisal, Abrar
December 2011
International Journal of Chemical & Environmental Engineering;Dec2012, Vol. 2 Issue 6, p410
Academic Journal
Pakistan is facing energy crises from past decade due to experiencing increase in energy demands. This current work is a comparative study to meet the energy demand from production of biogas from waste solid materials. The main emphasis is to treat biomass, manure, municipal waste, sewage and green waste to produce biogas using different technologies. At the ends there are some suggestions for effective planning of sustainable energy exploitation and facilitate for technology solution of further research. These suggestions are very useful for meeting the energy demand in Pakistan as well as for third world counties.


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