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Efficiency and NOx emission of lean burn gas engines

I have a question regarding the efficiency of lean burn gas engines. Maybe it is just a confusion concerning the terminology of "thermal efficiency", "brake mean pressure", "brake thermal efficiency" ...
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Will natural gas or propane generators also run off of methane?

I'm looking at building a sustainable energy project that will convert biogas (methane) into electricity. I haven't found any biogas or methane electric generators for sale. It seems that there are ...
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Gas cleaning in activated carbon filters - How much moisture is needed and why?

Biogas and sewage (typically around 60% CH4, rest CO2) gas is typically treated in activated carbon (ac) filters to remove H2S and siloxanes. The ac filters need a small amount of oxygen (>0,4%) to ...
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Has large scale mono fermentation of sugar beets been achieved?

Sugar beets are an interesting substrate for biogas production due to their high content of easily digested sugars and starches. However, they lack macronutrients to sustain the bacteria population. ...