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Research Article

Potential of Abattoir Waste for Bioenergy as Sustainable Management, Eastern Ethiopia, 2019

Table 5

Equivalence of estimated biogas with other fossil fuels from the selected abattoirs, 2019.

Name of abattoirsEstimated biogas (m3)Annual substitution of expensive fuels by utilization of biogas
Liquefied gas (ton)Kerosene (ton)Charcoal (ton)Furnace oil (ton)Petrol (ton)Diesel (ton)

Harar11,891.615.3557.14041.6484.7608.3305.950
Dire Dawa53,826.2723.64031.52018.38821.01336.77426.267
Haramaya10,189.253.0504.06723.7252.7114.7453.389
HU-E9,263.874.0525.40331.5163.6026.3034.502
Grand total85,139.2036.09748.130280.75832.08756.15240.108

NB: unit for biogas is cubic meter, while unit for all fossil fuels is ton ().

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