Essays about: "biomass energy"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 361 essays containing the words biomass energy.

  1. 1. Off-Grid Solar Energy and Its Impacts on Rural Livelihoods : A Case Study on Tanzania

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Nike Dahlqvist; Samuel Larsson; [2019]
    Keywords : ff-grid energy; rural electrification; sustainable Development; Livelihood; Solar Energy; Tanzania.;

    Abstract : Energy poverty and lack of access to electricity is a global problem which is recognised in the sustainable development goal 7. Today 1.2 billion people live without access to electricity and most of them are situated in Sub-Saharan Africa where biomass still constitutes the main source of energy. READ MORE

  2. 2. Biocarbon production from biomass based energy plant forapplication in high-value materials

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för teknikvetenskap och matematik

    Author : David Söderberg; [2019]
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    Abstract : Natural graphite, a type of carbon, is used in most battery driven electronic devices around the world as it serves as the anode in Li-ion batteries. Since 67\% of global production of graphite originates from a single country the EU has classified it as a critical raw material with a high supply risk. READ MORE

  3. 3. Fast Pyrolysis of Biomass in a Fluidized Bed for Production of Bio-oil and Upgradation by Ex-situ Catalytic Bed

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : Samina Gulshan; [2019]
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    Abstract : Production of bio-oil from biomass is now becoming best substitute of fossil fuels in the transportation sector. Pyrolysis is one of the most promising route to produce bio-oil from biomass.  However, bio-oil needs to be upgraded due to presence of high percentage of oxygenated compounds. READ MORE

  4. 4. Effects of nitrogen quality and quantity on weed-crop competition : a greenhouse experiment with Avena sativa and Avena fatua

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Crop Production Ecology

    Author : Lukas Hallberg; [2019]
    Keywords : weed-crop competition; resource pool diversity; soil microbes; weed community;

    Abstract : The intensification of agricultural activities has provided unprecedented increases in crop production. In the light of this development concerns have been raised about its negative environmental impact. High-input farm management has further reduced the weed diversity and shaped weed communities to consist of a few highly competitive weed species. READ MORE

  5. 5. Addressing the gap between Hungary’s biomass potential and its current practices

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Dora Leitner; [2019]
    Keywords : biomass; marginal land; environmental mainstreaming; National Rural Development Programme; Hungary; Sustainability Science; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The European Union has committed to the ambitious target of increasing renewable energy sources by 27% in the energy consumption of member states by 2030. Biomass is considered as one of the most promising renewable energy resources to meet these goals. READ MORE