ERIC Number: ED258817
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1981-Jul-30
Reference Count: N/A
The Recovery of Energy from Waste.
Baxter, Zeland L.; And Others
This study unit advocates the use of biomass conversion techniques with municipal solid wastes as a viable action for energy development. The unit includes: (1) an introductory section (providing a unit overview and supportive statements for biomass conversion; (2) a historical review of energy use from wastes; (3) a section on design and operation of energy recovery systems (including diagrammatic illustrations); and (4) a discussion of economic aspects of biomass recovery systems (with itemizations of cost factors and benefit areas). A list of student activities is given and a 5-day plan is outlined with a suggested program format for each day. A bibliography and list of audio-visual materials are also included. (ML)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Department of Energy, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Tennessee State Univ., Nashville. Div. of Continuing Education.