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Analysis of hybrid waste-to-energy for medium-sized cities
Urban centers have a huge demand for electricity and the growing problem of the solid waste management generated by their population, a relevant social and administrative problem. The correct disposal of the municipal solid ...
Comparative analysis of waste-to-energy alternatives for a low-capacity power plant in Brazil
(Sage Publications Ltd, 2018-03-01)
The Brazilian National Solid Waste Policy has been implemented with some difficulty, especially in convincing the different actors of society about the importance of conscious awareness among every citizen and businesses ...
Life cycle comparison of waste-to-energy alternatives for municipal waste treatment in Chilean Patagonia
(SAGE PUBLICATIONS LTD, 2013)
Alternative treatments for the municipal solid waste and domestic sewage in Campinas, Brazil
(Elsevier Science BvAmsterdamHolanda, 2013)
Consequential lifecycle modelling of solid waste management systems – Reviewing choices and exploring their consequences
Application of consequential lifecycle assessment modelling has gained increased interest in the area of solid waste management. In such assessments, identification of affected technologies and choices of system boundary ...
Integrated Process Design Optimization Accounting for Co-Digestion of Sludge and Municipal Solid Waste
This work presents an optimization model for the integrated design of waste treatment facilities, accounting for co-digestion of sludge and municipal solid waste. The superstructure of alternatives includes anaerobic ...
Valorization Of Coffee Industry Residues By Subcritical Water Hydrolysis: Recovery Of Sugars And Phenolic Compounds
(Elsevier Science BVAmsterdam, 2017)
Experimental factorial design on hydroesterification of waste cooking oil by subcritical conditions for biodiesel production
Hydroesterification is innovation biodiesel production using low cost feedstock by two-step: hydrolysis of waste cooking oil to FFAs in subcritical water and chemical esterification of FFAs into FAME (biodiesel) with ...
Aproveitamento de energia vertida turbinável para produção de hudrogênio e geração distribuída
(Universidade Federal de Santa MariaBREngenharia ElétricaUFSMPrograma de Pós-Graduação em Engenharia Elétrica, 2011-01-24)
In many hydroelectric power plants, while the water inflows are greater than demand, part of this water that could be used to generate energy is spilled by the dam gates and literally wasted. This dissertation discusses ...