Evaluation of Common Reeds Potential for Energy Production in Wuliangsuhai Lake (Inner Mongolia, China)

F. Patuzzi, J.F. Köbbing, V. Beckmann, N. Thevs, S. Zerbe & M. Baratieri
The aim of this paper, inserted in the frame of SuWaRest (Sustainable Water management and wetland Restoration in settlements of continental-arid Central Asia) project, is to present the results of a preliminary techno¬ economic evaluation of reed potential as energy source, with particular regards to Wuliangsuhai Lake region (Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, China). In order to estimate the reed productivity, reed samples have been collected in October 2011, both in the lake and in the...