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Table 7 Potential of biogas in the Southeast 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 TOE Gain in USD/year
Margins 189,000 6.62 39.69 3415.66 7,144,200
Livestock slaughterhouses 2800 0.11 0.64 54.94 114,912
Poultry slaughterhouses 0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0
Catering activities waste 12,441 0.75 4.48 385.44 806,176.8
Liquid dropping 17,000 1.19 7.14 614.46 1,285,200
Sludge waste water 4824 1.21 7.24 622.72 1,302,480
Green waste from markets municipal and wholesale 1700 0.10 0.61 52.67 110,160
Fruit and vegetable canneries waste 0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0
Vinification waste 0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0
Manure 163,000 9.78 58.68 5049.91 10,562,400
Total 390,765 19.75 118.48 10,195.80 21,325,528.8