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Organic waste to energy in Latin America and the Caribbean (Lac); state-of-the-art literature review
Organic waste to energy (OWtE) technologies have been already developed and implemented in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) countries, but are still far away to significantly contribute not only to manage and treat ...
Sugar cane (Saccharum spp.) crop residue baling for energy purposes in Brazil
The sugar cane crop according to several authors can generate, besides the industrialized stalks, an amount of crop residues from the order of 15 to 30% in weight of the aerial part of the plants, depending on the field ...
Development of a burner to measure biogas generation
This paper describes the development of a system of an automated biogas burner which records the amount of biogas burnt by a biogas low flow system. The biogas produced in mini SST biodigestors, (mini station of sewage ...
Bio-based Energy Scenarios: Looking For Waste
(Elsevier Science BVAmsterdam, 2016)
The licensing of a laboratory for manipulating radionuclides in Brazil
Radionuclides take a major role in guidelines of environmental agencies/national organizations of countries worldwide. In Brazil, CNEN-Comissão Nacional de Energia Nuclear is responsible for managing all subjects related ...
Proposal of a nonlinear piezoelectric coupling term to energy harvesting interactions
Nowadays, new technologies have triggered the needs of new energy sources, smaller and more efficient, so the research about energy harvesting has increased substantially. Several researchers have developed the conversion ...
COMBUSTION and PYROLYSIS of A SLUDGE FROM WASTEWATER TREATMENT PLANT
(Trans Tech Publications Ltd, 2010-01-01)
The possibility of thermal treatment plants of municipal wastewater is an alternative solution for the final disposition of the sludge produced on small cities as Barueri, a small town of São Paulo State, Brazil. Combustion ...
Thermodynamic Parameters of a Solid Biofuel from Orange Peel
(Aidic Servizi Srl, 2015-01-01)
The global energy scenario is a widely discussed topic in these days, with growing concern about the future supplies. Thus, much attention has been given to the utilization of biomass as an energy resource. In this way, ...
Social and environmental indexes to determine the impacts of closed neighbourhoods in Brazil
São Paulo State, in Brazil, is getting increasingly crowded, like in other third world countries around the world, so should give great importance to city development. This work considered the phenomenon of closed ...