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Environmental assessment of a coal-fired controlled utility boiler

Environmental assessment of a coal-fired controlled utility boiler

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Published by The Office, Available to the public through the National Technical Information Service in Washington, D.C, Springfield, Va .
Written in English

  • Coal-fired power plants -- Environmental aspects -- Kansas.

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    Statementby C. Leavitt ... [et al.] ; prepared for U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Research and Development.
    SeriesInteragency energy/environment R&D program report -- EPA-600/7-80-086., Research reporting series -- EPA-600/7-80-086.
    ContributionsLeavitt, C., United States. Environmental Protection Agency. Office of Research and Development., Industrial Environmental Research Laboratory (Research Triangle Park, N.C.)
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 223 p. :
    Number of Pages223
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17822846M

    Industrial Environmental Research Laboratory, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina (Book); Research review - Industrial Environmental Research Laboratory by N.C.) Industrial Environmental Research Laboratory (Research Triangle Park (). Despite Coal-Fired Thermal Power Dominance, Several Issues Hamper Market Prospects for Boilers Table World Energy Production (In Billion Kilowatt Hours) by Energy Source for the Years This shielded the coal-fired power industry from major (tens of millions) costs that would have resulted from further controlling these emissions. However, another finding of these studies was that mercury was not effectively controlled in coal-fired utility boiler systems.

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SECTION 4 EMISSION ASSESSMENT OF A COAL-FIRED UTILITY BOILER TEST CONDITIONS Five tests were performed on the bituminous coal-fired site. In addition to these five tests, designatedsix runs were made on other days using the Goksoyr-Ross Controlled Condensation System (CCS) to collect supplementary data Environmental assessment of a coal-fired controlled utility boiler book SOg, S03, S0^~, Cl", and F~ emissions.

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The pressurized fluidized bed combustion system operating at normal excess air appears to be an economically attractive system compared to conven- tional coal-fired utility boilers and to atmospheric pressure systems.2*7 One reason is the small size and lower capital cost.

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In any coal-fired boiler, airflow demand is a function of the boiler firing rate or boiler demand (Figure 3). Gas- and oil-fired boilers have lower O 2 requirements at higher loads.

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The report concludes that the process is a promising technique for controlling NOx emissions from utility steam generators. A plant for Selective Non-catalytic Reduction (SNR) of NO[sub x] emissions by NH[sub 3] (ammonia) injection has been designed, installed and successfully tested on a MW[sub e] coal-fired utility boiler.

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The secondary NOx control technologies applied on U.S. coal-fired utility boilers include reburning, selective noncatalytic reduction (SNCR), and selective catalytic reduction (SCR). Thirty-six U.S. coal-fired utility boilers have installed SNCR, and reported NOx reductions achieved at these applications ranged from 15% to 66%.

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