60 страниц. 2012 год. LAP Lambert Academic Publishing This work gives details about the workings of a microbial fuel cell, it also gives an account of the amount of energy produced by various substrate which can be obtained locally. This work also helps in elucidating the importance of sustainable alternative form of energy which is clean and renewable. Its explanation on the use of the microbial fuel cell as an online assessor of biological oxygen demand makes it a must read for those involve in water purification.