Journal of Combustion / 2012 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Study of Thermal Energy Production by Combustion of Lard and Diesel Mixtures

Table 2

Summary of the ASNDHC generated per animal species in Spanish slaughterhouses in 2005.

SpeciesNumber of sacrifices (millions)ASNDHC per animal sacrificed (kg animal−1)ASNDHC Total (Gg)

Bovine 12 months old or less1.53166.25254.70
Bovine over 12 months old1.26260.45328.27
Caprine1.668.0513.39
Equine0.25152.63.86
Ovine20.458.05164.60
Porcine38.0610.79410.72

Total1,175.54