Training material

Editors: Eija Alakangas, Pekka Hölttä, Mari Juntunen, Tero Vesisenaho

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Fuel Peat Production Technology, training material has been produced by experts in the field of Finnish peat production. It is a practical reference source for teachers and educators. The book is also suitable as a manual for the bioenergy sector experts, peat producers and as a self-study material for students.

The handbook covers different phases in milled and sod peat production chains starting from the bog preparation and extending to the peat storaging phase. The most common machinery and methods are presented taking into account the environmental aspects. The book also includes a chapter of energy peat properties and quality requirements, and the significance of peat in the fuel mixture.

Publication series: Publications of JAMK University of Applied Sciences 140
Educational unit: School of Technology
ISSN: 1456-2332
ISBN: 978-951-830-245-5 (Printed, Sold out)
ISBN 978-951-830-458-9 (PDF)
Published: 2012
Pages: 102
Available only as an online version

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