Combustion of Syngas in Internal Combustion Engines

  title={Combustion of Syngas in Internal Combustion Engines},
  author={Andr{\'e} L. Boehman and Olivier Le Corre},
  journal={Combustion Science and Technology},
  pages={1193 - 1206}
The combustion of synthesis gas will play an important role in advanced power systems based on the gasification of fuel feedstocks and combined cycle power production. While the most commonly discussed option is to burn syngas in gas turbine engines, another possibility is to burn the syngas in stationary reciprocating engines. Whether spark ignited or compression ignited, syngas could serve to power large bore stationary engines, such as those presently operated on natural gas. To date… Expand
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