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Main Title Technical and Nontechnical Issues Regarding Landfill Gas to Energy: What Is Their Impact on the U.S. Landfill Gas Industry.
Author Thorneloe, S. A. ; Pacey, J. G. ; Doorn, M. ;
CORP Author EMCON Associates, San Jose, CA. ;Pechan (E.H.) and Associates, Inc., Durham, NC.;Environmental Protection Agency, Research Triangle Park, NC. Air Pollution Prevention and Control Div.
Publisher 1995
Year Published 1995
Report Number EPA-68-D1-0146; EPA/600/A-96/052;
Stock Number PB96-184353
Additional Subjects Refuse derived fuels ; Resource recovery facilities ; Technology assessment ; Gas recovery ; Energy sources ; Energy conversion ; Electric power generation ; Heating fuels ; Energy yield ; Gas turbines ; Project management ; Environmental issues ; Greenhouse effect ; Air pollution abatement ; Trends ; Economic analysis ; Reprints ; Landfill gases
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NTIS  PB96-184353 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. NTIS 08/15/1996
Collation 17p
The paper summarizes ongoing EPA research on landfill gas (LFG) utilization. Research was conducted to identify technical issues and solutions through interviews conducted with industry experts in the U.S., Europe, and Australia. The paper provides summary statistics and industry trends and a discussion of the nontechnical and technical issues and solutions. Other EPA research discussed is a recent overview of emerging technologies for LFG utilization and research regarding the demonstration of fuel cells for LFG utilization.