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Converting small industrial boilers to burn wood fuels

Raymond L Sarles

Converting small industrial boilers to burn wood fuels

by Raymond L Sarles

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station in Broomall, Pa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fuelwood -- United States,
  • Boilers -- Fuel

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 10

    StatementRaymond L. Sarles, J. Penn Rutherfoord
    SeriesResearch paper NE -- 508
    ContributionsRutherfoord, J. Penn, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station (Radnor, Pa.)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination10 p. :
    Number of Pages10
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14841684M

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    Boiler owner/operators in recent years have been motivated to convert existing fossil fuel-fired boilers to burn some, or exclusively biomass fuels. Boiler conversion to biomass burning fuels often provide lower fuel costs and lower flue gas emissions as well as being considered a “green” renewable resource. Industrial boilers can be divided into five classes: (1) vertical shell boilers—small; (2) horizontal shell boilers—medium; (3) water-tube boilers—large; (4) packaged boilers—small to large, readily packed for shipment; and (5) sectional boilers—very small. Vertical boilers are used in plants where the steam requirements are small and.

    Undeterred, Drax, also in Britain and one of Europe’s largest coal-fired power stations, said it would convert three of its six boilers to burn wood. When up and running in they will. Through the effective use of combustion air, a HURST system is capable of burning material with % moisture content. In fact, the Primary Combustion Zone reaches temperatures as high as °F. Automated Ash Removal. This system removes the ash from the unit automatically into self-contained ash bins, allowing for continual operation; thus.


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Hundreds of millions of dollars have been spent in the past few years in the conversion from coal or oil to one or another biomass material. Many boilers have been modified to burn natural gas, but this is another fossil fuel with finite reserves. Development in the past few years has produced technology that could completely change the situation.

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Table 4 indicates the magnitude of emissions of particu- late matter from domestic industrial boilers. Note that wood-fired boilers are credited with emitting over 10 per- cent of the particulate matter generated by industrial boilers.