Fuel peat production technology: Training material

Eija Alakangas, Pekka Hölttä, Mari Juntunen, Tero Vesisenaho

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Abstract

Fuel Peat Production Technology, training material has been produced by experts in the field of Finnish peat production. It is a practical reference source for teachers and educators. The book is also suitable as a manual for the bioenergy sector experts, peat producers and as a self-study material for students. The handbook covers different phases in milled and sod peat production chains starting from the bog preparation and extending to the peat storaging phase. The most common machinery and methods are presented taking into account the environmental aspects. The book also includes a chapter of energy peat properties and quality requirements, and the significance of peat in the fuel mixture.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationTampere
Number of pages102
ISBN (Electronic)978-951-830-458-9
Publication statusPublished - 2012
MoE publication typeD5 Text book, professional manual or guide or a dictionary

Publication series

SeriesPublications of JAMK University of Applied Sciences
Number140
ISSN1456-2332

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Alakangas, E., Hölttä, P., Juntunen, M., & Vesisenaho, T. (2012). Fuel peat production technology: Training material. Publications of JAMK University of Applied Sciences, No. 140