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Title: System and method for treatment of a flue gas

Abstract

A method for treatment of a flue gas involves feeding the flue gas and a lean solvent to an absorber. The method further involves reacting the flue gas with the lean solvent within the absorber to generate a clean flue gas and a rich solvent. The method also involves feeding the clean flue gas from the absorber and water from a source, to a wash tower to separate a stripped portion of the lean solvent from the clean flue gas to generate a washed clean flue gas and a mixture of the water and the stripped portion of the lean solvent. The method further involves treating at least a portion of the mixture of the water and the stripped portion of the lean solvent via a separation system to separate the water from the stripped portion of the lean solvent.

Inventors:
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Publication Date:
Research Org.:
General Electric Company, Niskayuna, NY (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1393562
Patent Number(s):
9,764,274
Application Number:
14/567,319
Assignee:
General Electric Company NETL
DOE Contract Number:
FE0013755
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2014 Dec 11
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
20 FOSSIL-FUELED POWER PLANTS

Citation Formats

Spiry, Irina Pavlovna, Wood, Benjamin Rue, Singh, Surinder Prabhjot, Perry, Robert James, and McDermott, John Brian. System and method for treatment of a flue gas. United States: N. p., 2017. Web.
Spiry, Irina Pavlovna, Wood, Benjamin Rue, Singh, Surinder Prabhjot, Perry, Robert James, & McDermott, John Brian. System and method for treatment of a flue gas. United States.
Spiry, Irina Pavlovna, Wood, Benjamin Rue, Singh, Surinder Prabhjot, Perry, Robert James, and McDermott, John Brian. 2017. "System and method for treatment of a flue gas". United States. doi:. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1393562.
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abstractNote = {A method for treatment of a flue gas involves feeding the flue gas and a lean solvent to an absorber. The method further involves reacting the flue gas with the lean solvent within the absorber to generate a clean flue gas and a rich solvent. The method also involves feeding the clean flue gas from the absorber and water from a source, to a wash tower to separate a stripped portion of the lean solvent from the clean flue gas to generate a washed clean flue gas and a mixture of the water and the stripped portion of the lean solvent. The method further involves treating at least a portion of the mixture of the water and the stripped portion of the lean solvent via a separation system to separate the water from the stripped portion of the lean solvent.},
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