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CoverDeveloped by Montana State University Extension and the University of Wyoming
Adapted with permission

This guide is one in the Exploring Energy Efficiency and Alternatives (E3A): Anaerobic Digester Applications for the Farm or Ranch series. This one explains how to estimate the energy generation potential of the biogas generated by anaerobic digestion of different types of animal waste.


  • Calculating cost savings
  • Energy values for various animal wastes
  • Estimating energy generation


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