- Biomass Fuels
- Generators for Kilns: Organic Rankine Cycle (COSSPP.com)
"An ‘Organic Rankine Cycle’ turbine can be employed to convert, what would otherwise be ‘waste’ heat streams in many industrial processes, to electrical power for on-site use. Here, Riccardo Vescovo explains the processes and describes how his company is making electricity from ‘free’ fuel at industrial plants across Europe."
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- How Much Thermal Energy Does the Syngas Produce? (TechnologyReview.com)
"This week, city counselors in Ottawa, Ontario, unanimously approved a new waste-to-energy facility that will turn 400 metric tons of garbage per day into 21 megawatts of net electricity--enough to power about 19,000 homes." In this scenario, it takes 19 metric tons of biomass to generate a megawatt of electricity. 06-09
- How Much Thermal Energy Does the Syngas Produce? (TerraPreta.BioenergyLists.org)
"The plant is converting 5 ton of DRY MSW to 2 ton (approx) of Charcoal."
"At present the plant is not using the Gas. Gas, is burning in a Combustion Chamber & generating 1 MW of thermal power." 06-09
- Biochar and Energy Generation (MotherEarthNews.com)
"Frye is now producing a high quality biochar and has sold his first ton at a net price of $480 ($600 a ton for the char and $120 a ton transport costs) to a farmer in New Jersey who is testing its qualities for his crop of corn and soybeans." 06-09