Journal of Energy, Environmental & Chemical Engineering

Volume 3, Issue 2, June 2018

  • Hike in Pump Price: Major Doom to Nigerian Forest

    Egbewole Zaccheaus Tunde, Rotowa Odunayo James

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 2, June 2018
    Pages: 19-26
    Received: May 04, 2018
    Accepted: May 25, 2018
    Published: Jun. 14, 2018
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    Abstract: Oil products are derived from crude oil and they include petrol, diesel, kerosene, natural gas, bitumen. Oil was discovered in Nigeria in 1956 at Oloibiri in the present Bayelsa State, after a century of searching. Over the years, there has been variation in the price of oil products in Nigeria. The upward adjustments of petroleum products have res... Show More
  • Limitations of Inherent Safety Techniques Application: A Case Study

    Maria Aparecida de Paula Lima, Assed Haddad

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 2, June 2018
    Pages: 27-31
    Received: Mar. 04, 2018
    Accepted: Aug. 22, 2018
    Published: Sep. 19, 2018
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    Abstract: The present study is motivated by the many accidents in process plants that could be avoided or at least attenuated by inherent safety philosophy. The objective of this article is to understand the real constraints to Inherent Safety Philosophy (ISF) application. It contemplated an evaluation of the limitations and difficulties of applying the inhe... Show More
  • A Review on the Research of Promoting Biogas Fermentation Efficiency by Mixing

    Ruyi Huang, Zili Mei, Jiang Li, Enshen Long, Ting Guo, Tao Luo, Yan Long

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 2, June 2018
    Pages: 32-39
    Received: Aug. 06, 2018
    Accepted: Sep. 01, 2018
    Published: Oct. 08, 2018
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    Abstract: Mixed agitation can significantly improve the efficiency of anaerobic fermentation, which is shown by the remarkable improvement of biogas production and pollutant removal rate, so it has become an indispensable auxiliary process in modern biogas engineering. However, the internal mechanism of how agitation improves the fermentation efficiency is n... Show More