Summary and Info
* Describes the key features of different bioenergy technologies and offers professionals expert guidance for installation; in full color throughout!* Includes data on selected regional, national, and international renewable energy support programs* Written by experts, offering practical insight into the application of this technologyBioenergy is relied upon worldwide as a modern solution for local energy supply and waste management. Including clear technical details, data tables, and illustrative pictures explaining the fundamentals of different bioenergy projects, this guide reviews the main technologies and offers relevant best-practice examples. Beginning with an overview of the technologies and types of system available, this guide is packed with essential ‘know-how’ on anaerobic digestion, bio-fuels, small-scale ovens, large-scale boilers, and gasifiers. Each technology is explained by examining the overall system and its components, planning, operation, maintenance, installation, and economics. Information is given on both heat and combined heat and power. In addition, the international legal framework, relevant subsidies and fiscal incentives are described.