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evaluation of the use of agricultural residues as an energy feedstock

a ten site survey

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Published by Dept. of Energy, for sale by the National Technical Information Service in [Washington], Springfield, Va .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Agricultural wastes.,
  • Power resources.

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    Statementby John A. Alich, Jr. ... [et al.].
    ContributionsAlich, John A., United States. Dept. of Energy.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17647755M

    An increased use of biomass for energy requires large quantities of agricultural and forestry biomass. Biomass for energy competes with other uses, such as food, animal feed, pulp and paper, biochemical, biomaterials and biomass used in cosmetics and other products. ‒ World forest and agricultural crop residue resources for cofiring Abstract Biomass could have an important role in the strategy to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from large coal plants. Amongst the plethora of different biomasses, wood pellets have emerged as one of the most successful and fast growing internationally-traded commodities. Micro-gasifiers are a good option to use agricultural residues, mostly in a densified way, because they are able to burn small energy carriers in a very efficient way. For the use of any solid biomass as a fuel for cooking in a normal combustion process, they should adhere to the following characteristics. Alternative source of energy to replace fossil fuels and fire wood BIOGAS PRODCUTION. Agricultural Residues for Production of Bioenergy and Organic Fertilizers South Caucasus Compost Project Aim of the Project: To evaluate existing resources of biodegradable waste used for .


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evaluation of the use of agricultural residues as an energy feedstock Download PDF EPUB FB2

Get this from a library. An evaluation of the use of agricultural residues as an energy feedstock: a ten site survey. [John A Alich; United States. Department of Energy.;]. Agricultural residues and energy crops are potential lignocellulosic feedstocks for use in biorefineries to produce biofuels and bioproducts.

This fact sheet discusses the steps and logistics of collecting and handling these feedstocks, their limitations, and logistics costs. Agricultural residues, energy crops and their importance as biomass feedstocks The U.S.

revised renewable fuel standard. An evaluation of the production of agricultural residues in Turkey and their conversion to electrical energy via gasification was realized.

Agricultural residues were classified into two main. Agricultural Residues and. Biomass Energy Crops. There are many opportunities to lever-age agricultural resources on existing lands without interfering with pro-duction of food, feed, fiber, or forest products. In the recently developed advanced biomass feedstock com-mercialization vision, estimates of potentially available biomass supply.

The utilisation of agricultural solid biomass as feedstock for energy production is continuously growing all over Europe. is evaluation of potential use of agricultural biomass fly ash for the. fuel supplies and global climate change. Dedicated energy crops such as corn or short rotation forestry plantations can provide feedstock for bioenergy production, but agricultural residues are typically less inexpensive because production costs are included in the cost of producing the main crop or.

Hydrothermal, dilute acid, and steam explosion pretreatment methods, were evaluated for their efficiency to improve the methane production yield of three Mediterranean agricultural lignocellulosic residues such as olive tree pruning, grapevine pruning, and almond shells.

Hydrothermal and dilute acid pretreatments provided low to moderate increase in the digestibility of the biomass samples Cited by: 7. Stanford Research Institute () An Evaluation of the Use of Agricultural Residues as an Energy Feedstock, Volume I, prepared for National Science Foundation, Washington, D.

(research applied to national needs) Google ScholarCited by: 2. Bioenergy is the single largest source of renewable energy in the European Union (EU); of this, 14% was produced from agricultural feedstocks in This chapter provides an overview of the current use (for bioenergy) and future potential of agricultural feedstocks for (amongst others) biorefinery purposes in the European by: 3.

Research Article Evaluation of Mediterranean Agricultural Residues as a Potential Feedstock for the Production of Biogas via Anaerobic Fermentation ChristosNitsos, 1,2 LeonidasMatsakas, 2 KostasTriantafyllidis, 1,3 scope, agricultural residues from olive tree pruning, grape. “ An Evaluation of the Use of Agricultural Residues as an Energy Feedstock,” Volume I, prepared for National Science Foundation, Washington D.

(research applied to national needs), [31] Steffgen, F. “ Energy from Agricultural Products,” paper presented to American Society of Agronomy, Las Vegas, Nevada, The development of advanced standardized biomass fuels should focus on ensuring an enlarged raw material portfolio for bioenergy inside Europe, with a particular focus on the use of agricultural and forestry residues as well as biodegradable waste and residue streams result from harvesting practices (agriculture, forestry, landscape), feedstock Cited by: 2.

Evaluation of Mediterranean Agricultural Residues as a Potential Feedstock for the Production of Biogas via Anaerobic Fermentation. Nitsos C(1), Matsakas L(2), Cited by: 7. INTRODUCTION. In the world today, the leading sources of energy are fossil fuels, which include mainly coal,oil and natural gas.

The ever growing demand of heat and power for cooking, district heating and other heating processes, construction, manufacturing, communications, transportation, lighting and other utility needs, has led to the great reduction of the energy sources and the Cited by: 4.

Energies, an international, peer-reviewed Open Access journal. Dear Colleagues, We are inviting submissions to a Special Issue of the journal Energies on the topic of “Renewable Energy Production from Energy Crops and Agricultural Residues”.

Biomass represents an important source of renewable and sustainable mean for energy production. In this framework, the present study focuses on the quantification of primary agricultural residues in the European Union as a promising feedstock for the bio-based and bioenergy sectors.

Harvest indices or residue-to-product ratios (RPRs), determined at crop level, usually enter the computation of primary agricultural residues. The sustainability of growing crops for use as energy sources has been disputed for many years.

A potentially attractive alternative is to use waste and residues from agricultural and forestry. Environmental impacts of emerging biomass feedstock markets: energy, agriculture, and the farmer Abstract The tighter linkages between energy and crop markets due to recent climate and energy legislation in the US have large potential environmental impacts beyond carbon sequestration and.

Making Crop Residues a Sustainable Feedstock for Biofuel Production Wally Wilhelm USDA-ARS Agroecosystems Management Research Unit Lincoln, Nebraska] USDA Global Conference on Agricultural Biofuels: Research and Economics SUSTAINABLE PRODUCTION AND ENVIRONMENTAL CONSIDERATIONS Minneapolis, Minnesota – Use green light – Use all energy in.

In support of the growing interest in agricultural crop residues as a bioenergy feedstock, we have extended the capability of the DSS4Ag to develop a variable-rate fertilizer recipe for the simultaneous economically optimum production of both grain and straw, and have been conducting field research to test this new DSS4Ag.

Turning Agricultural Residues and Manure into Bioenergy 3 they can use no-till farming and plant cover crops to reduce soil erosion and water pollution. In so doing, they can boost agricultural productivity while expanding the amount of residues available for bioenergy even beyond our estimates (Wiggins et File Size: 1MB.

Agricultural residues are used as fertilizer, forage, raw material for producing paper and generating energy for cooking and heating. The total amount of agricultural residues was calculated using the estimated ratios of agricultural biomass residue to agricultural product in China (Bi et al., ; Bi ; Table 1).

Not all residue biomass Cited by:   Agricultural residues are highly important sources of biomass fuels for both the domestic and industrial sectors. Availability of primary residues for energy application is usually low since collection is difficult and they have other uses as fertilizer, animal feed etc.

Purchase The Biogas Handbook - 1st Edition. Print Book & E-Book. [email protected]{osti_, title = {A manual for the economic evaluation of energy efficiency and renewable energy technologies}, author = {Short, W and Packey, D J and Holt, T}, abstractNote = {This manual is a guide for analyzing the economics of energy efficiency and renewable energy (EE) technologies and projects.

It is intended (1) to help analysts determine the appropriate approach or type of. Sources of agricultural fuels for combustion.

There are four main sources of agricultural fibre sources in Canada: field crop residues, feed grains, crop milling residues and dedicated energy crops. The main factors influencing feedstock selection are price, supply and combustion Size: 1MB. Conversion of native ecosystems to annual bioenergy crops will likely result in significant SOC stock loss.

The expected use of agricultural residues for bioenergy and its effect on SOC use will largely be dependent on residue removal amounts, climate, management practices, previous land history, topography, and soil type.

The ability to use all these carbohydrates makes it possible to ferment nearly all the agricultural substrates such as woody biomass, agricultural residues, waste materials and energy crops including switchgrass and miscanthus. Cane molasses, whey permeate, potatoes, maize starch and soya molasses As a feedstock, cane molasses has numerous.

The use of lignocellulosic agricultural residues and food supply chain (FSC) wastes can aid in the creation of flexible zero-waste networks, applicable to a variety of low-value local feedstocks.

Two agricultural residues which offer great potential as feedstocks for biorefineries are sugarcane bagasse and wheat straw. Biomass Resources. are the primary agricultural residues used in energy production. are produced primarily to be used as feedstocks for energy generation.

The Bioenergy Feedstock Development Program at Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) has identified hybrid poplars, hybrid.

Goals / Objectives Goal: The goal of this project is to develop technologies for the production of renewable biofuel and co-products from agricultural wastes (animal manure and agricultural residues) and energy crops to meet the needs of national energy security, rural economic development, and greenhouse gas abatement.

Specific technologies to be investigated in this project include. From Longman Business Dictionary feedstock feed‧stock / ˈfiːdstɒk-stɑːk / noun [countable] 1 MANUFACTURING a main RAW MATERIAL (=a material such as coal or oil in its natural state before being treated in order to make things) used for making products such as plastics and NYLON Coal tar was the feedstock for all kinds of chemicals until.

Using agricultural residues as an industrial feedstock is a critical channel for making these phase downs successful. In addition, because agricultural residues can be pulped using much more benign processes than can wood fibers, the effluents from the mills will be less toxic than those from traditional mills.

Agricultural residues are widely used as fuel for cooking and other industrial purposes. World population increases day by day; as a result there is an increased demand Cited by: 2. Office of Energy Policy and New Uses. No one feedstock will meet all national biofuel needs.

Concentrate on a Specific Regional Feedstocks • Crop residues • Energy cane • Non-food biomass sorghum • Lipid seed crops • Invasive rangeland trees • Perennial grasses.

for energy and growing protein crops (e.g. beans and pulses) for a vegetarian human diet and (iii) use of agricultural residues for energy and growing feed crops (e.g. wheat) for livestock. The land requirements of the three systems are calculated. This paper evaluates life cycle greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from the use of different biomass feedstock categories (agriculture residues, dedicated energy crops, forestry, industry, parks and gardens, wastes) independently on biomass-only (biomass as a standalone fuel) and cofiring (biomass used in combination with coal) electricity generation systems.

The statistical evaluation of the life Cited by:   Agriculture Residues. In Nigeria, agricultural residues are highly important sources of biomass fuels for both the domestic and industrial sectors.

Availability of primary residues for energy application is usually low since collection is difficult and they have other uses as fertilizer, animal feed etc.

DOE Strategic Goals for the Use of Renewable Feedstocks Dramatically reduce, or even end, dependence on foreign oil (a displacement and energy component) Spur the creation of a domestic bioindustry (an enabling and economic component) Integration of chemicals with fuels will simultaneously address both goals.

Use of agricultural crop residues Department of Geosciences and Natural Resource Management • Bentsen, N. S., et al (). Mobilization of agricultural residues for bioenergy and higher value bio-products: Resources, barriers and sustainability. IEA Bioenergy. • Schwab, A., et al.

Bioenergy Market Report. EVALUATION OF CORN RESIDUES AS SUSTAINABLE BIOFUEL PRODUCTION. nah1, ar2,faculty of Agriculture Arsenjan Azad university. [email protected] 2-Assistant Professor, Faculty of Entomology, shiraz Azad university. Abstract. As the worlds source of fossil fuels diminishes, another source of energy must replace File Size: 4MB.This project focuses on determining the economics, production, conversion, and policy effects of biomass used for biofuels and other products.

The goal is to identify a cellullosic feedstock that is cost competitive by using regionally available biomass. The Center for Agricultural Policy and Trade Studies (CAPTS), which is an important participant of this project, will conduct all.These agricultural residues have anenergy equivalent of ton of coal per year and should be utilised as a renewable energy resource.

A technical and financial evaluation on the collection and transport of agricultural residue.