International Journal of Sustainable and Green Energy

Volume 9, Issue 4, December 2020

  • Preliminary Investigations for Landfill Siting in Lafia, Nasarawa State of Central Nigeria

    Namo Micah Musa, Mallo Stephen, Wazoh Hannatu, Ikeadighi Jane, Elaigwu Samuel, Lucas Dan

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 4, December 2020
    Pages: 73-84
    Received: Jul. 30, 2020
    Accepted: Aug. 17, 2020
    Published: Dec. 31, 2020
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    Abstract: Waste management has taken the front purview in recent years due to the evident and attendant effects of indiscriminate disposal of wastes to the environment. This led to the preliminary investigations for the proposed siting of a landfill facility in Lafia and environs of Nasarawa State in Central Nigeria, with the aim of providing valuable inform... Show More
  • Production of Electricity from Human Waste as a Strategy for Curbing Electricity Generation Problem in Nigeria

    Nwogu Ngozi Claribelle, Izuwa Nkemakolam Chinedu, Ohia Princewill Nnaemeka, Ekwueme Stanley Toochukwu

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 4, December 2020
    Pages: 85-96
    Received: Jan. 02, 2020
    Accepted: Jan. 08, 2020
    Published: Dec. 31, 2020
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    Abstract: This paper proposes method for generation of electricity using human waste. The human waste was subjected to anaerobic digestion in the biodigester which was taken to be the septic tank with little modification to enhance biogas production and collection. Biogas produced and collected was subjected to treatment to remove CO2 and H2S which were the ... Show More