Hicham S.,University MerbahOuargla |
Abdelkader T.,General Direction of Scientific Research and Technological Development |
Amina Y.,University MerbahOuargla |
Didi O.E.M.,University MerbahOuargla
Energy Procedia | Year: 2015
Exploration anddevelopment of newenergy sources havebeen undertakenincludingbiomassenergyspecificallybiogas. Thisform of renewableenergywidelyavailable, inexpensiveand non-pollutingisused to supplementthenon-renewablefossil fuels. Therecovery of organicwasteandsludgemainlyatreatment plantwastewaterforbiogas productioncouldbeseen asa cost, decentralized and ecologicalproblemsthroughtheenergeticautonomyandsustainable agricultural developmentrural areas. Very little work in Algeria and elsewhere have been done on the microbiology of the different stages of the digestive process. Our goal is to make a microbiological study of the anaerobic digestion of sludge from the purifying plant wastewater from the city of Touggourt which is south east of Algeria © 2015 The Authors. Published by Elsevier Ltd.