skip to main content
OSTI.GOV title logo U.S. Department of Energy
Office of Scientific and Technical Information

Title: Biomass Cofiring: A Renewable Alternative for Utilities (Fact sheet)

Abstract

Cofiring refers to the practice of introducing biomass as a partial substitute fuel in high-efficiency coal boilers. This is the nearest term low-cost option for the efficient conversion of biomass to electricity. Cofiring has been practiced, tested, and evaluated for a variety of boiler technologies.

Authors:
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
National Renewable Energy Lab., Golden, CO (US)
Sponsoring Org.:
US Department of Energy (US)
OSTI Identifier:
766452
Report Number(s):
NREL/FS-570-27048; DOE/GO-10099-914
TRN: AH200037%%414
DOE Contract Number:  
AC36-99GO10337
Resource Type:
Book
Resource Relation:
Other Information: PBD: 30 Aug 1999
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
01 COAL, LIGNITE, AND PEAT; 09 BIOMASS FUELS; 24 POWER TRANSMISSION AND DISTRIBUTION; 32 ENERGY CONSERVATION, CONSUMPTION, AND UTILIZATION; BIOMASS; BOILERS; COAL; COCOMBUSTION; ELECTRICITY; COFIRING; RENEWABLE ALTERNATIVE; UTILITIES; BOILER TECHNOLOGIES; LOW-COST OPTION; SUBSTITUTE FUEL; COAL BOILERS; POWER PLANT; BIOMASS POWER; RENEWABLE ENERGY; WOOD RESIDUE PRODUCTS; GREENHOUSE GAS EMISSIONS; BIOPOWER

Citation Formats

Craig, K. Biomass Cofiring: A Renewable Alternative for Utilities (Fact sheet). United States: N. p., 1999. Web.
Craig, K. Biomass Cofiring: A Renewable Alternative for Utilities (Fact sheet). United States.
Craig, K. Mon . "Biomass Cofiring: A Renewable Alternative for Utilities (Fact sheet)". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/766452.
@article{osti_766452,
title = {Biomass Cofiring: A Renewable Alternative for Utilities (Fact sheet)},
author = {Craig, K.},
abstractNote = {Cofiring refers to the practice of introducing biomass as a partial substitute fuel in high-efficiency coal boilers. This is the nearest term low-cost option for the efficient conversion of biomass to electricity. Cofiring has been practiced, tested, and evaluated for a variety of boiler technologies.},
doi = {},
journal = {},
number = ,
volume = ,
place = {United States},
year = {1999},
month = {8}
}

Book:
Other availability
Please see Document Availability for additional information on obtaining the full-text document. Library patrons may search WorldCat to identify libraries that hold this book.

Save / Share: