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Waste into Energy
Summary 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 stateoftheart 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.
Program Chicken Meat
Research organisation FSA Consulting
Objective summary 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.
Project Stage Closed
Project start date Tuesday, February 24, 2009
Project completion date Wednesday, June 30, 2010
Journal articles from project Not Available
National priority An environmentally sustainable Australia
Rural priority Soil, water and managing natural resources
RIRDC goal CME-Manage the environment for sustainable development
Principal researcher Stephen Wiedemann
Research manager Kylie Hewson
Admin contact Eugene McGahan