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Biomass energy source in developing countries

  title={Biomass energy source in developing countries},
  author={Sedat Keleş and Selçuk Bilgen and Kamil Kaygusuz},
  journal={The Journal of Engineering Research},
Biomass is an important source of energy in developing countries. In some developing countries, energy from biomass such as wood and agricultural residues represents about 70% of total energy consumption per year. Main applications are in the domestic sector and small-scale industries, but also increasingly in modern systems for combined heat and power generation. Managed properly, biomass energy can be sustainable, environmentally and economically sound. Moreover, biomass energy creates… 

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