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(cont’d) as an alternative vehicle fuel; or sold on the energy market as a renewable "green" power or gas. #BioInfo6
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11. Once converted, landfill gas can be utilized in many ways: to generate electricity, heat, or steam; (cont’d) #BioInfo6
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10. Landfill gas must be treated to remove impurities, condensate, and particulates. The treatment system depends on the end use. #BioInfo6
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(cont’d) create green jobs associated with the design, construction, and operation of energy systems. #BioInfo6
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9. Landfill gas projects generate revenue from the sale of the gas and also (cont’d) #BioInfo6
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(cont’d) where it's burned to turn engines or turbines and create electricity. #BioInfo6
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8. To produce power, gas wells slowly draw methane from the landfill and pipe it to a facility (cont’d) #BioInfo6
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7. Landfill gas is gathered from landfills through extraction wells placed depending on the size of the landfill. #BioInfo6
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(cont’d) this clean, renewable energy can be harnessed to generate electricity. #BioInfo6
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6. Most landfills simply burn off this gas, but through innovative technology, (cont’d) #BioInfo6
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5. Methane is a major contributor to global warming and can be hazardous. #BioInfo6
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4. The process of decomposition—when organic material is broken down by microorganisms—generates methane gas. #BioInfo6
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3. Landfill gas is a readily available, local and renewable energy source that offsets the need (cont’d) #BioInfo6
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2. Landfill gas consists of approximately 50% methane, 42% carbon dioxide, 7% nitrogen and 1% oxygen compounds. #BioInfo6
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1. Landfill gas is a complex mix of different gases created by the action of microorganisms within a landfill. #BioInfo6
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And we are proudly announce that #BioInfo will start at 7 PM! Today's topic is "Landfill Gas". Stay tune with us, guys! Wider knowledge FTW!

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