Power Systems

Power Generation from Solid Fuels

Authors: Spliethoff, Hartmut

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  • Treats industrial combustion of all types of solid fuels separately and in combination – fossil fuels, biomass, sludge

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Power Generation from Solid Fuels introduces the different technologies to produce heat and power from solid fossil (hard coal, brown coal) and renewable (biomass, waste) fuels, such as combustion and gasification, steam power plants and combined cycles etc. The book discusses technologies with regard to their efficiency, emissions, operational behavior, residues and costs. Besides proven state of the art processes, the focus is on the potential of new technologies currently under development or demonstration.

The main motivation of the book is to explain the technical possibilities for reducing CO2 emissions from solid fuels. The strategies which are treated are: more efficient power and heat generation technologies, processes for the utilisation of renewable solid fuels, such as biomass and waste, and technologies for carbon capture and storage.

Power Generation from Solid Fuels provides, both to academia and industry, a concise treatment of industrial combustion of all types of solid, hopefully inspiring the next generation of engineers and scientists.

Table of contents (8 chapters)

Table of contents (8 chapters)

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eBook $149.00
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Hardcover $279.99
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Softcover $199.99
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Power Generation from Solid Fuels
Authors
Series Title
Power Systems
Copyright
2010
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Distribution Rights
Distribution rights for India: CBS Publishers, New Delhi, India
eBook ISBN
978-3-642-02856-4
DOI
10.1007/978-3-642-02856-4
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-642-02855-7
Softcover ISBN
978-3-642-26308-8
Series ISSN
1612-1287
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXXVIII, 674
Number of Illustrations
405 b/w illustrations
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