AFREPREN/FWD - Energy, Environment and Development Network for Africa Website

Home l Site Map l Contact Us l

Working Paper 848


About Us

Focal Areas




Energy News

Energy Events


Related Links

Picture Gallery

Contact Us

No. of Website Visitors:

Rice Wastes to Energy

Compiled by



1.0. Introduction

1.1. Potential of rice wastes

2.0. Rice milling and processing

2.1. Village milling

2.2. Commercial milling

2.3. Rice processing by-products

3.0. Rice Straw

3.1. Typical management options for rice straw

4.0. Rice Bran

5.0. Rice Husk

5.1. Utilization of the rice husk

6.0. Energy conversion of rice husk

6.1. Rice husk furnace

6.2. Gasification of rice husk

6.3. Rice husk pelletizing and briquetting

7.0. Challenges in utilizing rice wastes for power generation

7.1. High ash content

7.2. Harvesting issues

7.3. Process and system consideration

This paper is available on an exchange basis. If you find it to be useful, we encourage you to send us any relevant publications from your organization. To request for the full paper, please fill in the publications request form

View the listing of Other Working Papers



wordpress visitor counter