Power generation

Utilisation of low rank coals, CCC/182

CCC/182 - ISBN: 978-92-9029-502-0

This report discusses the current status of utilisation of low quality coals worldwide. The largest market for low quality coals is power generation. Power generation using low quality coals is dominated by Pulve... More...


Global perspective on the use of low quality coals, CCC/180

CCC/180 - ISBN: 978-92-9029-500-6

This report examines the global situation with regard to the scale, location and major uses of low quality coals and addresses the individual countries where they currently play, or in the future, are likely to play, an ... More...


Chemical looping combustion of coal, CCC/178

CCC/178 - ISBN: 978-92-9029-498-6

Chemical looping combustion is an indirect form of combustion in which an oxygen-containing solid material, typically a metal oxide, supplies the oxygen to a fuel, and the spent oxygen ‘carrier’ is separately rege... More...


Public attitudes to coal use in the context of global warming, CCC/177

CCC/177 - ISBN: 978-92-9029-497-9

Though coal remains the main fuel for power generation worldwide, concerns regarding the contribution of coal-fired power generation to global warming have also increased considerably in recent years. These concer... More...


Performance and risks of advanced pulverised coal plant, CCC/135

CCC/135 - ISBN: 978-92-9029-454-2

Experience and developments in supercritical (22.1–25 MPa, 540–580ºC) and ultrasupercritical technologies (>25 MPa, >580ºC) are discussed in this review. Benefits of utilising these technologies, s... More...