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University of Tehran Science and Humanities Series

Wood Pellet as a Renewable Source of Energy

From Production to Consumption

Authors: Abdoli, M.A., Golzary, A., Hosseini, A., Sadeghi, P.

  • Provides a holistic view on wood pellet applications
  • Includes standards and technical details such as safety issues, measurements, and installments 
  • Useful for both specialized readers and for those who are dealing with the subject for the first time
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This book takes the reader on a journey from the moment that raw wood material enters the factory to the final pellet consumption. It starts by reviewing biomass application and its role for the future development of renewable energies, discussing different biomass conversion methods as alternatives to direct utilization. The second chapter then comprehensively examines densification processes, with a focus on the pelleting process. Chapter three further elaborates on the pelleting process, including an overview of the pellet structure and properties, and the history of this process. The subsequent chapters provide a detailed account of the production process from raw material delivery to final distribution, addressing the chemical and physical quality, and presenting measurement methods and standards. In the final chapters, the authors describe in detail the pellet combustion process and emissions.

Table of contents (9 chapters)

  • Biomass as a Source of Energy

    Abdoli, Mohammad Ali (et al.)

    Pages 1-31

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  • Biomass Densification

    Abdoli, Mohammad Ali (et al.)

    Pages 33-46

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  • Wood Pellet

    Abdoli, Mohammad Ali (et al.)

    Pages 47-60

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  • Wood Pellet Production Process

    Abdoli, Mohammad Ali (et al.)

    Pages 61-85

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  • Pellet Production Variables

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    Pages 87-99

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Buy this book

eBook 107,09 €
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  • ISBN 978-3-319-74482-7
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover 135,19 €
price for Spain (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-74481-0
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
  • The final prices may differ from the prices shown due to specifics of VAT rules
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Wood Pellet as a Renewable Source of Energy
Book Subtitle
From Production to Consumption
Authors
Series Title
University of Tehran Science and Humanities Series
Copyright
2018
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing AG, part of Springer Nature
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-74482-7
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-74482-7
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-74481-0
Series ISSN
2367-1092
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVIII, 184
Number of Illustrations and Tables
57 b/w illustrations, 94 illustrations in colour
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