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Title: Characterisation, analysis and comparison of multiple biomass fuels used in co-firing trials
Authors: Lay, Victoria F.
Kirk, Caroline A.
Hogg, Simon C.
Higginson, Rebecca L.
Davis, C.
Keywords: Ashes
Issue Date: 2015
Publisher: ETA-Florence Renewable Energies
Citation: LAY, V.F. ... et al, 2015. Characterisation, analysis and comparison of multiple biomass fuels used in co-firing trials. IN: Proceedings of the 23rd European Biomass Conference and Exhibition, pp. 464-474
Abstract: The co-firing of biomass and coal is one method proposed for the reduction of CO2 emissions. This paper compares synthetic laboratory ash of hemp, coal and eucalyptus and their co-ashed blends with deposits formed during the co-combustion of hemp and coal and eucalyptus and coal. Results show that whilst the results are not in complete agreement a trend towards the formation of Ca-silicates, Ca-Mg silicates and K-Al-Silicates at high temperatures is present in both laboratory ashed samples. The morphology of the particles formed through the different methods differs with larger spherical agglomerates present in the deposits.
Description: This paper is available here with the kind permission of the publisher.
Version: Published
DOI: 10.5071/23rdEUBCE2015-2AO.5.1
URI: https://dspace.lboro.ac.uk/2134/22353
Publisher Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.5071/23rdEUBCE2015-2AO.5.1
ISBN: 9788889407516
ISSN: 2282-5819
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