biogas

(redirected from Sewage gas)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

biogas

A gas produced by the biological degradation of organic material under anaerobic conditions, which consists primarily of methane and CO2, and smaller amounts of water vapour, nitrogen, hydrogen and other gases.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
The power available in the sewage gas from a given plant depends upon the pounds per day of volatile solids removed from the sewage treated.
The onshore wind scheme has a provisional budget of 1 billion per year, the solar scheme has a provisional budget of 190 million per year, and the sewage gas development scheme has a provisional budget of 58 million per year.
This includes electricity generated from hydropower, including, of wave, tidal, salt gradient and flow energy, or wind energy or from solar radiation energy, or geothermal energy, or energy from biomass, including biogas, landfill gas and sewage gas or from the biodegradable fraction of waste from households and industry.
Invitation to tender : Delivery and installation of the complete equipment for the treatment of sewage gas to natural gas quality by means of membrane separation for feeding into a public gas system incl.
Jenbacher Gas EnginesGenerate heat and power with GEs Jenbacher gas engines operating on captured landfill and sewage gas, reducing conventional fuel use and environmental pollutantsall while yielding high levels of efficiency.
Contract award notice: water, sewage gas installations, refurbishment and extension technisches rathaus.