The potential for small-scale biogas digesters in Sub-Saharan Africa to improve sustainable rural livelihoods

Jo Smith* (Corresponding Author), Lisa Avery

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This Special Issue of Biomass and Bioenergy on “The Potential for Small-Scale Biogas Digesters in Sub-Saharan Africa to Improve Sustainable Rural Livelihoods” came about as a result of funding from the UK Government Department for International Development (DfID). Biogas digesters have great potential to improve the lives of rural people in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA), and DfID are interested in this as an option for international development.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1-3
Number of pages3
JournalBiomass and Bioenergy
Early online date24 Sep 2014
Publication statusPublished - 1 Nov 2014


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Forestry
  • Renewable Energy, Sustainability and the Environment
  • Agronomy and Crop Science
  • Waste Management and Disposal

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