Power generation

Support mechanisms for cofiring secondary fuels, CCC/211

CCC/211 - ISBN: 978-92-9029-531-0

This report discusses the enabling and supporting mechanisms for coal/biomass cofiring in selected countries that have either considerable operational experience or potential in this technology. It investigates Europe, the US... More...

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Understanding pulverised coal, biomass and waste conversion, CCC/205

CCC/205 - ISBN: 978-92-9029-525-9

Pulverised coal firing has been the dominant technology for generating power in utility boilers for almost a century. During this period, boiler designs have evolved through an accumulating collection of knowledge that h... More...

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Update on lignite firing, CCC/201

CCC/201 - ISBN: 978-92-9029-521-1

Low rank coals have gained increasing importance in recent years and the long-term future of coal-derived energy supplies will have to include the greater use of low rank coal. However, the relatively low economic value due t... More...

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Cofiring high ratios of biomass with coal, CCC/194

CCC/194 - ISBN: 978-92-9029-514-3

As concerns regarding greenhouse gas emissions from coal-fired power plant increase, there is greater focus on the feasibility of cofiring high ratios of biomass. This report first addresses the technical issues which arise w... More...

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Integrating intermittent renewable energy technologies with coal-fired power plant, CCC/189

CCC/189 - ISBN: 978-92-9029-509-9

Historically, coal-fired power plants have faced competition from other forms of power generation such as nuclear, natural gas and oil. Like most coal-fired plants, many of these were designed to operate primarily on bas... More...

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