Biogas Production from Raw Materials

Course Coordinator

ECTS points:
4

Program:
diplomski

Course number:
66747

Course Description

COURSE CONTENT

1. Biogas and renewable raw materials for its production

  • L: Biogas definition and its characteristics as well as renewable raw materials for biogas production (4 h)
  • P: Analysis, selection and calculation of renewable raw materials quantities for biogas production (4 h)

2. Biotechnological production and bioreactor types for biogas production

  • P: Phases of biotechnological production and bioreactor types for biogas production (4 h)

3. Establishing and managing of biogas production process

  • P: Establishing and cultivation manners of biogas production process (4 h)
  • P: Preparation, conduction and control of biogas production process (22 h)

4. Systems for biogas purification as well as systems for heat and electricity production from biogas

  • P : Systems for biogas purification as well as systems for heat and electricity production from biogas (3 h)

5. Evaluation of the sustainability of biogas production and systems for the    managing of by-products from biogas production

  • L: Evaluation of the sustainability of biogas production by LCA and systems for the managing of by-products from biogas production (3 h)
  • P: Analysis of biogas composition and by-products from biogas production process (4 h)

6. Legislations related to the biogas production

  • L: Legislation related to the biogas production (2 h)

LEARNING OUTCOMES

  • select renewable raw materials and evaluate their characteristics for biogas production
  • compose cultivation medium and estimate the impact of each cultivation medium constituent on the conduction of biogas production
  • design the plant for biogas production from renewable raw materials
  • establish and manage biogas production in different plants for biogas production
  • create and manage the process of biogas purification as well as heat and electricity production from biogas
  • create and manage the system for biogas storage as well as safety system for biogas production plant
  • create and manage the system for the managing of by-products from biogas production
  • prepare and conduct the LCA for entire biogas production process