Waste into Energy
Project code: PRJ-002964
Project stage: Closed
Project start date: Tuesday, February 24, 2009
Project completion date: Wednesday, June 30, 2010
National Priority: CME-Priority 1-Improving environmental sustainability outcomes
The project will be made up of three main stages:
Stage 1 Review (both in Australia and overseas) current and proposed developments in the field of energy production from waste sources.
Stage 2 Literature review and preliminary assessment of state-of-the-art technology, practices, regulation and economics of energy production from meat chicken industry waste streams.
Stage 3 Analyse the potential for applying energy generation and nutrient extraction technology in the Australian chicken meat industry.
The objective of this project is to conduct a review of different waste to energy processes both overseas and in Australia for both the poultry and other livestock industries.