Essays about: "Peak coal"

Found 3 essays containing the words Peak coal.

  1. 1. Evaluation of the NOx formation in a rotary kiln test facility

    University essay from Chalmers tekniska högskola/Institutionen för energi och miljö

    Author : Johannes Haus; [2014]
    Keywords : NOx formation; Iron ore pelletizing; high temperature combustion; gas-phase chemistry combustion modelling; gas; oil and coal combustion;

    Abstract : The rotary kiln process for iron ore pelletizing is one of the main methods to upgrade crude iron ore. The mining company LKAB runs four Grate-Kiln production sites in northern Sweden, where a grate and a rotary kiln are combined to thermally indurate the iron ore pellets. READ MORE

  2. 2. Carbon Capture and Storage : Energy penalties and their impact on global coal consumption

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Naturresurser och hållbar utveckling

    Author : Anders Thorbjörnsson; [2014]
    Keywords : CCS; energy penalty; efficiency; coal consumption; Peak coal; energy supply scenarios;

    Abstract : Coal has been used as a fuel for electricity generation for centuries. Inexpensive electricity from coal has been a key component in building large industrial economies such as USA and China. But in recent decades the negative aspects of coal, mainly carbon dioxide emissions, has changed the view on the fuel. READ MORE

  3. 3. Solar Booster Augmentation for Existing Coal Fired Power Plant (A Feasibility Study)

    University essay from KTH/Kraft- och värmeteknologi

    Author : Arun Vir; [2012]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : The fast depletion of fossil fuel has increased the havoc and need of finding an alternative forthe existing fossil fuel based energy industry. As a result, many renewable energy sourcessuch as Solar, Wind, Geo Thermal, Bio mass, etc... READ MORE