Research Article

Agricultural Residues for Future Energy Option in Sudan: An Analysis

Abdeen Mustafa Omer*

Published: 13 July, 2018 | Volume 2 - Issue 1 | Pages: 017-031

Like many tropical countries, Sudan has ample biomass resources that can be efficiently exploited in a manner that is both profitable and sustainable. Fuel-wood farming offers cost-effective and environmentally friendly energy solutions for Sudan, with the added benefit of providing sustainable livelihoods in rural areas. This article provides an overview of biomass energy activities and highlights future plans concerning optimum technical and economical utilization of biomass energy available in Sudan. Results suggest that biomass energy technologies must be encouraged, promoted, implemented, and fully demonstrated in Sudan.

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Biomass resources; Wastes; Woodfuel; Biofuels; Energy; Environment; Sustainable development; Surfactant sciences


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