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A comprehensive investigation of suitable biomass raw materials and biomass conversion technology in Sarawak, Malaysia

Kashem, Saad Bin Abul; Chowdhury, ME; Khandakar, Amith; Tabassum, Mujahid; Ashraf, Azad; Ahmed, Jubaer


Saad Bin Abul Kashem

ME Chowdhury

Amith Khandakar

Mujahid Tabassum

Azad Ashraf


Nowadays, reducing pollution, saving mother Earth had become everyone’s responsibility. However, the great improvement in technologies leads to large energy demands. Many countries have tried to find renewable energy as their alternative energy source. Biomass has become one of the options of alternative energy sources. It has become a potential alternative source for Sarawak. An investigation has been conducted to ensure the suitableness of building a biomass power plant in Sarawak. A comparison of different biomass conversion technologies and biomass raw materials were made to select the most applicable biomass power plants in Sarawak in this article.

Journal Article Type Article
Publication Date 2020
Deposit Date Jan 28, 2022
Journal International Journal of Technology
Peer Reviewed Peer Reviewed
Volume 1
Issue 2
Pages 75-105
Keywords Biomass, power plants, Biomass conversion technologies, advantage and disadvantage of biomass
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