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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)
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 ...
Exergy analysis of syngas production via biomass thermal gasification
(International Centre for Applied Thermodynamics, 2016-09-01)
Biomass has great potential as a clean, renewable feedstock for producing modern energy carriers. This paper focuses on the process of biomass wastes gasification, where the synthesis gas may subsequently be used for the ...
An electromechanical finite element model for piezoelectric energy harvester plates
(ACADEMIC PRESS LTD- ELSEVIER SCIENCE LTD, 2009)
Vibration-based energy harvesting has been investigated by several researchers over the last decade. The goal in this research field is to power small electronic components by converting the waste vibration energy available ...
Environmental Implications Of Anaerobic Digestion For Manure Management In Dairy Farms In Mexico: A Life Cycle Perspective
(TAYLOR & FRANCIS LTDABINGDON, 2015)