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An overview on oxyfuel coal combustion—State of the art research and technology development
Oxyfuel combustion is seen as one of the major options for CO2 capture for future clean coal technologies. The paper provides an overview on research activities and technology development through aExpand
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Influence of pyrolysis conditions on the structure and gasification reactivity of biomass chars
The physical and chemical structure as well as gasification reactivities of chars generated from several biomass species (i.e. pinus radiata, eucalyptus maculata and sugar cane bagasse) were studiedExpand
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Journal of Loss Prevention in the Process Industries
This review examines existing knowledge on the genesis and flame acceleration of explosions from methaneeair mixtures. Explosion phases including deflagration and detonation and the transition fromExpand
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Differences in reactivity of pulverised coal in air (O2/N2) and oxy-fuel (O2/CO2) conditions
Abstract The reactivity of four pulverised Australian coals were measured under simulated air (O 2 /N 2 ) and oxy-fuel (O 2 /CO 2 ) environments using a drop tube furnace (DTF) maintained at 1673 KExpand
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Effect of pyrolysis pressure and heating rate on radiata pine char structure and apparent gasification reactivity
The knowledge of biomass char gasification kinetics has considerable importance in the design of advanced biomass gasifiers, some of which operate at high pressure. The char gasification kineticsExpand
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High-pressure gasification reactivity of biomass chars produced at different temperatures
Abstract The knowledge of biomass char gasification kinetics is of considerable importance in the design of advanced biomass gasifiers, some of which operate at high pressures. In the present workExpand
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Assessing slagging and fouling during biomass combustion: A thermodynamic approach allowing for alkali/ash reactions
Abstract The ash behaviour during combustion of a wheat straw sample was assessed using chemical fractionation and thermodynamic equilibrium calculations. Chemical fractionation has been used toExpand
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Effect of thermal mass on the thermal performance of various Australian residential constructions systems
The impact of thermal mass on the thermal performance of several types of Australian residential construction, namely: cavity brick (CB), brick veneer (BV), reverse brick veneer (RBV), and lightExpand
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Application of Chemical Looping Concept for Air Separation at High Temperatures
A novel approach, supported by preliminary experimental and theoretical data, is proposed here for separation of oxygen from air. The approach is based on the chemical looping concept and isExpand
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Pyrolytic characteristics of blended coal and woody biomass
Pyrolytic characteristics of biomass/coal mixtures were investigated under conditions pertinent to pulverised fuel boilers. It was found that the mixtures of biomass/coal follow the behaviour ofExpand
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