Journal of Energy, Environmental & Chemical Engineering

Volume 9, Issue 1, March 2024

  • Research Article

    Hydropower Dam-Based Rural Electrification in Ethiopia: The Case of Amerti-Nashe Hydropower Plant, Horo Guduru Wollega Zone

    Temesgen Soressa*, Tegegne Gebre-Egziabher

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 1, April 2024
    Pages: 1-11
    Received: Nov. 29, 2023
    Accepted: Jan. 03, 2024
    Published: Feb. 01, 2024
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    Abstract: Expanding electricity access and energy in rural areas is a central policy issue in Ethiopia. The hydropower plant is one of the solutions to the shortage of electric energy in remote rural areas. This research deals with Amerti-Nashe dam-induced rural electrification in western Ethiopia. The main objectives of this study were to investigate the ru... Show More
  • Research Article

    A Comparison Study of Carbon and Energy Footprints Between Traditional Metallic and Non-Metallic Materials in the Oil and Gas Sector

    Salman Faleh Aldossari*, Hussain Fathi Alhabib, Abdulaziz Ibrahim Al-Salem

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 1, April 2024
    Pages: 12-22
    Received: Jan. 11, 2024
    Accepted: Jan. 29, 2024
    Published: Feb. 05, 2024
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    Abstract: This study assesses the carbon and energy footprints of the non-metallic (NM) and traditional metallic materials in the Oil and Gas applications following a “cradle to grave” Life Cycle Assessment in accordance with ISO 14040/44. The assessment aims to identify and mitigate non-metallics’ negative public image, and to provide scientifically-based d... Show More
  • Research Article

    Assessment of the Polluting Status of Sludge from a Physicochemical Water Purification Unit and Their Impacts on the Soil: Case of the Yato Station (Littoral-Cameroon)

    Yolande Djougo-Jantcheu*, Barthélémy Ndongo, Roger Ntankouo Njila, Kevin Nguedia Djatsa

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 1, March 2024
    Pages: 23-32
    Received: Jan. 12, 2024
    Accepted: Feb. 05, 2024
    Published: Feb. 27, 2024
    DOI: 10.11648/j.jeece.20240901.13
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    Abstract: The Yato physicochemical water purification station is located in Dibombari District Council in the Littoral-Cameroon region. It is one of the largest drinking water production stations in the Central African sub-region. This work aims to evaluate, through the quantification of the concentrations of Trace Metal Elements (TMEs), the polluting status... Show More