Extraction of Methane from Natural Product and Natural Wastes: A Review

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Volume-17 Number-4
Year of Publication : 2014
Authors : T. Manoj , D. Ravichandran


T. Manoj , D. Ravichandran. "Extraction of Methane from Natural Product and Natural Wastes: A Review", International Journal of Engineering Trends and Technology (IJETT), V17(4),159-162 Nov 2014. ISSN:2231-5381. www.ijettjournal.org. published by seventh sense research group


The present day energy crisis brings the alternate way of energy production by bio gas. Bio gas is the alternative energy source and it is the one, which is economically compact and has high potential. The production of methane gas from biomass has been suggested as a lesson that tells the demand for natural gas and utilizing the reservoirs of methane on the environment. The bio gas is extracted by Anaerobic digestion of wastes, which was carried out in the batch scale under ambient temperature. The bio gas production was measured in daily basis by the liquid displacement method. The digested slurry can be used in agricultural field as a fertilizer.


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alternate energy, anaerobic process, fossil fuels, wastes.