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Recycling cow farts: CH4 / methane collection cowshed

Recycling cow farts: CH4
Recycling cow farts: CH4

The methane produced by the cow farting and burping in the globe is equivalent to the total amount of the methane emitted by the petrochemical fuel industry in the world. The greenhouse effect caused by methane is 23 times that by carbon dioxide.
We have designed this cowshed, which can collect the methane emitted by the cow in the shed, and use it for power generation or as fuel after purification, to avoid the direct emission of methane into the atmosphere.


Fujian University of Technology

Fujian University of Technology
Fuzhou City, Fujian Province, China

Zeyong Lan,
Fujian University of Technology

Junyi Wu,
Fujian University of Technology

Heng Xie,
Fujian University of Technology

Hongsheng Han,
Fujian University of Technology