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Table 6 Potential of biogas in the Midwest 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 0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0
Livestock slaughterhouses 1900 0.07 0.43 37.28 77,976
Poultry slaughterhouses 0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0
Catering activities waste 26,404 1.58 9.51 818.02 1,710,979.2
Liquid dropping 45,000 3.15 18.90 1626.51 3,402,000
Sludge waste water 30,189 7.55 45.28 3897.03 8,151,030
Green waste from markets municipal and wholesale 1300 0.08 0.47 40.28 84,240
Fruit and vegetable canneries waste 3800 0.23 1.37 117.73 246,240
Winemaking waste 0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0
Manure 335,000 20.10 120.60 10,378.66 21,708,000
Total 443,593 32.76 196.56 16,915.50 35,380,465.2