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Evaluation of the potential of non-woody invasive plant biomass for electricity generation
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2016-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Invasive alien plants (IAPs) threaten the existence of plant and animal biodiversity as they cause destruction to the natural habitats they invade. In South Africa the Natural Resource Management (NRM) ...
Development of a time/temperature logging device to characterise the burning characteristics of biofuels
(Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2011-03)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: A lab scale combustion unit was designed, in order to characterise the performance of various woody and wood-based biofuels commonly used for energy production, cooking and heating. The unit was constructed ...
Estimating carbon sequestered in the cryptosepalum forest in Mwinilunga district of North-western Province, Zambia
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2017-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Cryptosepalum forests are an important part of the forest ecosystem in Mwinilunga district of the North–western Province, Zambia. Though they occupy only 3-5 % of the national total land area, their ...