Power generation

Ash management in coal-fired power plants, CCC/118

CCC/118 - ISBN: 92-9029-434-5

The presence of troublesome impurities in coal affect its behaviour during combustion and hence the performance of coal-fired boilers. The report discusses how the quantity and composition of the ash varies in the world’s m... More...

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Public attitudes to new coal-fired plant, CCC/117

CCC/117 - ISBN: 92-9029-433-7

Though coal remains the world’s most abundant, safe and secure form of energy, the public’s perception of coal-fired power plant is not always favourable. Much of the environmental concerns regarding coal-fired plant focu... More...

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Power projects using methane from coal mines, CCC/112

CCC/112 - ISBN: 92-9029-428-0

Methane gas has at least twenty times the global warming potential of carbon dioxide. Recently, methane from coal mines has been receiving attention as both a cause for concern to the environment as well as a potential source... More...

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Use of coal in areas of water shortage, CCC/103

CCC/103 - ISBN: 92-9029-419-1

Water is one of the most basic necessities associated with human existence. It is needed to sustain agriculture and food production, as well as underpinning energy distribution... More...

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Fuels for biomass cofiring, CCC/102

CCC/102 - ISBN: 92-9029-418-3

There is considerable current interest in the use of biomass for power generation. This is due to several reasons, the principal one being that, if the biomass is grown in a re... More...

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