Hazardous air pollutant testing at the LGTI coal gasification plant
A comprehensive hazardous air pollutant test program was conducted in November 1994 at the Louisiana Gasification Technology, Inc. (LGTI), plant in Plaquemine, Louisiana. This program was sponsored by DOE/PETC, the Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI), and Destec Energy. In May of 1995, additional testing of the hot syngas stream was conducted at the LGTI facility under this same program. DOE/METC provided additional technical support for the hot gas testing effort. In this paper, the sampling and analytical methods used during the November and May test program are summarized. The hot gas testing is described in greater detail. In particular, the hot gas sampling probe and probe insertion/withdrawal system are discussed. The sampling probe was designed to collect particulate and extract gas samples at process temperature and pressure. The design of the probe system is described, and the operating procedures are summarized. The operation of the probe during the testing is discussed, and photographs of the testing are provided. In addition to the summaries and descriptions of the test methodologies, selected preliminary emissions results of the November sampling are included in the paper.
- Publication Date:
- OSTI Identifier:
- Report Number(s):
- DOE/METC--95/1018-Vol.2; CONF-9506162--Vol.2
ON: DE95009733; TRN: 97:000254-0001
- Resource Type:
- Resource Relation:
- Conference: Advanced coal-fired power systems `95 review meeting, Morgantown, WV (United States), 27-29 Jun 1995; Other Information: PBD: Jun 1995; Related Information: Is Part Of Proceedings of the advanced coal-fired power systems `95 review meeting. Volume II; McDaniel, H.M.; Mollot, D.J.; Venkataraman, V.K.; PB: 296 p.
- Research Org:
- USDOE Morgantown Energy Technology Center, WV (United States)
- Country of Publication:
- United States
- 01 COAL, LIGNITE, AND PEAT; COAL GASIFICATION PLANTS; HOT GAS CLEANUP; AIR POLLUTION ABATEMENT; FUEL GAS; PURIFICATION; HAZARDOUS MATERIALS; TECHNOLOGY ASSESSMENT; PARTICULATES; POLLUTANTS; TESTING; EMISSION; DESULFURIZATION
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