Production and energetic use of biogas from energy crops and wastes in Germany

  title={Production and energetic use of biogas from energy crops and wastes in Germany},
  author={Peter Weiland},
  journal={Applied Biochemistry and Biotechnology},
  • P. Weiland
  • Published 1 April 2003
  • Engineering
  • Applied Biochemistry and Biotechnology
The production of biogas for reducing fossil CO2 emissions is one of the key strategic issues of the German government and has resulted in the development of new process techniques and new technologies for the energetic use of biogas. Progress has been made in cultivating energy crops for biogas production, in using new reactor systems for anaerobic digestion, and in applying more efficient technologies for combined heat and power production. Recently, integration of fuel cells within the… 
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