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Table 4 Potential of biogas in the Northeast of Tunisia

From: Qualitative and quantitative characterization of municipal solid waste and the unexploited potential of green energy in Tunisia

Waste Production
tons/year
Potential of biogas 106 m3 Equivalent in energy
GWh
Equivalent in Tep Gain in USD/year
Margins 326,000 11.41 68.46 5891.57 12,322,800
Livestock slaughterhouses 7200 0.27 1.64 141.27 295,488
Poultry slaughterhouses 15,360 2.76 16.59 1427.61 2,985,984
Catering activities waste 3586 0.22 1.29 111.10 232,372.8
Liquid dropping 224,000 15.68 94.08 8096.39 16,934,400
Sludge waste water 5342 1.34 8.01 689.59 1,442,340
Green waste from markets municipal and wholesale 4400 0.26 1.58 136.32 285,120
Fruit and vegetable canneries waste 0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0
Winemaking waste 700 0.11 0.67 57.83 120,960
Manure 285,000 17.10 102.60 8829.60 18,468,000
Total 871,588 49.16 295 25,381.27 53,087,464.8