Show simple item record

dc.contributor.authorGautam, Rajeeb
dc.contributor.authorBaral, Sumit
dc.contributor.authorHerat, Sunil
dc.date.accessioned2017-05-03T12:54:53Z
dc.date.available2017-05-03T12:54:53Z
dc.date.issued2009
dc.date.modified2010-06-16T05:40:57Z
dc.identifier.issn1364-0321
dc.identifier.doi10.1016/j.rser.2007.07.006
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10072/30255
dc.description.abstractCattle manure, human excreta and agriculture residues are used in anaerobic bioreactors in many parts of the world to produce methane gas, which is used for the purpose of cooking and lighting. Since such waste materials are readily available in farms, rural people of many developing countries have been benefited from this technology. Besides, this technology is cheaper and simpler, thus, gaining popularity throughout the world. Nepal is one of the least developed countries with the vast majority of people involved in subsistence agriculture. The use of biogas technology in Nepal has benefited the country in improving health, environment, economy and energy conservation. In this paper, we present the state of the biogas sector in Nepal
dc.description.peerreviewedYes
dc.description.publicationstatusYes
dc.format.extent73189 bytes
dc.format.mimetypeapplication/pdf
dc.languageEnglish
dc.language.isoeng
dc.publisherElsevier
dc.publisher.placeNetherlands
dc.relation.ispartofstudentpublicationN
dc.relation.ispartofpagefrom248
dc.relation.ispartofpageto252
dc.relation.ispartofissue1
dc.relation.ispartofjournalRenewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews
dc.relation.ispartofvolume13
dc.rights.retentionY
dc.subject.fieldofresearchEnvironmental management
dc.subject.fieldofresearchEngineering
dc.subject.fieldofresearchEnvironmental engineering not elsewhere classified
dc.subject.fieldofresearchcode410404
dc.subject.fieldofresearchcode40
dc.subject.fieldofresearchcode401199
dc.titleBiogas as a sustainable energy source in Nepal: Present status and future challenges
dc.typeJournal article
dc.type.descriptionC1 - Articles
dc.type.codeC - Journal Articles
gro.rights.copyright© 2009 Elsevier. This is the author-manuscript version of this paper. Reproduced in accordance with the copyright policy of the publisher. Please refer to the journal's website for access to the definitive, published version.
gro.date.issued2009
gro.hasfulltextFull Text
gro.griffith.authorHerat, Sunil S.


Files in this item

This item appears in the following Collection(s)

  • Journal articles
    Contains articles published by Griffith authors in scholarly journals.

Show simple item record