Power generation

Ceramics for advanced power generation, CCC/37

CCC/37 - ISBN: 92-9029-349-7

Advanced clean coal technologies are being actively pursued to improve the competitiveness and environmental performance of coal-fired power generation. New materials are required which can meet the increasingly demanding ope... More...


OECD coal-fired power generation - trends in the 1990s, IEAPER/33

IEAPER/33 - ISBN: 92-9029-282-2

The latest in the series of Perspectives reports from IEA Coal Research reviews the trends in the planning and construction of new coal-fired plants entering service within the OECD in the period 1991-2000. During the 1990s, ... More...


Non-baseload operation of coal-fired power plants, CCC/33

CCC/33 - ISBN: 92-9029-343-8

This report examines the issues concerning non-baseload operation of coal-fired power plant. The nature of cyclic demand, issues affecting how coal plant is used for non-baseload operations and how operators assess the costs ... More...


Materials for FGD systems, CCC/27

CCC/27 - ISBN: 92-9029-337-3

Materials of construction for flue gas desulphurisation (FGD) systems in coal-fired power plants are reviewed. The wet FGD process is the most commonly used in coal-fired power plants, accounting for over 80% of the total FGD... More...


Modular options for coal-fired power stations, IEAPER/25

IEAPER/25 - ISBN: 92-9029-268-7

Coal-fired power stations are inherently modular. Manufacture is arranged to provide a series of convenient prefabricated packages for final assembly on site. The technique is also known as shop modularisation. This report de... More...