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Feasibility study on electricity and pyrolysis oil production from wood chips in Namibia

Arvo Leinonen

Feasibility study on electricity and pyrolysis oil production from wood chips in Namibia

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Published by Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland in Helsinki .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementauthors, Arvo Leinonen & Markku Orjala.
SeriesResearch report -- no. VTT-R-077612-07
ContributionsOrjala, Markku., Finland. Ulkoasiainministeriö.
The Physical Object
Pagination1v. (various pagings) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23171008M
LC Control Number2009319047

The characterization of the pyrolysis oil is carried out and a comparison of some selected properties of the oil is presented. From the study it is exhibited that the biomass solid wastes have the potential to be converted into liquid oil as a source of renewable energy with some further upgrading of the by: 7.   How oil prices impact the tyre pyrolysis industry with growing independence of the USA through intensified natural gas production by fracking, OPEC's power has been reduced, even though new. The purpose of this solicitation is to support research and pre-commercial demonstration of fungible low carbon fuels synthesis by providing funding for innovative, pre-commercial low-carbon fuel production processes that result in the development of bio-oil as an intermediate fuel with wide-scale adoption potential used for renewable jet fuel. The plastic recycling industry handles a high proportion of plastic waste by mechanical recycling. Some plastics however, cannot be recycled by this method, and remain a problem in waste management. Systems have been developed that convert mixed non-recyclable plastics to fuel oil using scalable technology. Plastics are created primarily from energy feedstocks, typically .

Pyrolysis produces a dark liquid called pyrolysis oil, a synthetic gas called syngas, and a solid residue called biochar. All of these components can be used for energy. Pyrolysis oil, sometimes called bio-oil or biocrude, is a type of tar. It can be combusted to generate electricity and is also used as a component in other fuels and plastics.


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Feasibility study on electricity and pyrolysis oil production from wood chips in Namibia by Arvo Leinonen Download PDF EPUB FB2

Get this from a library. Feasibility study on electricity and pyrolysis oil production from wood chips in Namibia. [Arvo Leinonen; Markku Orjala; Finland.

Ulkoasiainministeriö.]. Feasibility study on electricity and pyrolysis oil production from wood chips in Namibia. Responsibility authors, Arvo Leinonen & Markku Orjala.

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The bio-oil can be used for chemicals production or be utilized as a liquid fuel which recovers 40 – 80 % of the biomass energy content. Bibliography The geographical position of Ghana in Africa has advantages to this industry and there is relative political stability in the region.

the infrastructure and policies demonstrate that there is a potential for the Bio-Mass industry in Ghana. With enough quality raw. sustainability of woody biomass production in West Virginia. Economic Feasibility. A small percentage of primary and secondary wood residues are being used for pulp chips, composite production, and pellet fuel for energy production.

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ject. The findings of the first phase of the study, the feasibility study, have been reported in detail elsewhere’ and are summarized in this paper.

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Conversions, Bio-Oil Yield and Modelling The pyrolysis-yields of bio-oil, gas and char were measured in a laboratory scale batch reactor and in the pilot CFB fast pyrolysis unit at CRES, Athens.

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