NOx reduction in pressurized fluidized-bed combustion
Paper in proceedings, 1993

Batch combustion experiments were performed in a small bubbling fluidized-bed reactorwith the objective of establishing the cause of reduced NOx emissions from pressurized fluidized bed combustion. All variables except for pressure were kept constant in the experiments: fuel batch size, for example, was the same in the experiments performed at three pressure levels (0.2, 1 and 2 MPa). Two types of experiments were conducted: one using air diluted with nitrogen and the other with NO-doped diluted air. A large excess of air was used in all cases so as to keep the bulk-gas composition relatively unchanged by combustion products. Different fuels were used: bituminous coal, coke and graphite.

Coal

NO emissino

Pressurized fluidized bed combustion

Author

Henrik Wallman

Department of Energy Conversion

Reino Carlsson

Bo G Leckner

Department of Energy Conversion

Proc. of the 12th International Conference on Fluidized Bed Combustion

Vol. 2 789-794

Subject Categories

Energy Engineering

Areas of Advance

Energy

ISBN

0-7918-0679-0

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10/8/2017