Power generation

Non-OECD coal-fired power generation - trends in the 1990s, CCC/18

CCC/18 - ISBN: 92-9029-327-6

Trends in the planning and construction of new coal-fired plants in countries outside the OECD are discussed, covering the periods 1991-98 and 1999-2005. The factors affecting ... More...


Competitiveness of future coal-fired units in different countries, CCC/14

CCC/14 - ISBN: 92-9029-320-9

Electricity production using atmospheric fluidised bed combustion (AFBC), pressurised fluidised bed combustion (PFBC) and integrated gasification combined cycle (IGCC) is now being demonstrated in various countries. A number ... More...


Switching to cheaper coals for power generation, CCC/01

CCC/01 - ISBN: 92-9029-301-2

Since the fuel represents 60-80% of a power plant's operating costs, significant savings might be made by firing cheaper coals. These coals are usually outside the fuel specification that would normally be used. Problems may ... More...