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fuel oil

[′fyül ‚oil]
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A liquid product burned to generate heat, exclusive of oils with a flash point below 100°F (38°C); includes heating oils, stove oils, furnace oils, bunker fuel oils.
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In order to continue to use inexpensive bunker heavy fuel oil with high sulfur content, SOx scrubber system will therefore become indispensable.
1 illustrates that within 30 days, the addition of Mn into soil samples with heavy fuel oil and diesel fuel provide the best biodegradation conditions.
Among the potentially harmful compounds in heavy fuel oil are naphthalenes.
With their quick installation times and their capability to burn a variety of fuels including heavy fuel oil, our 9E gas turbines are an excellent fit for ONE's projects," said Cordoba.
The Japanese government has said it will not foot the bill for the supply of heavy fuel oil to North Korea, at least for the time being, unless there is progress on the issue of Pyongyang's past abductions of Japanese citizens.
Robin Middleton, the secretary of state's representative for Maritime, Salvage and Intervention, said, 'The salvage plan is concerned with the oils we deem to be the greater threat, including diesel and 3,500 tonnes of heavy fuel oil.
The firm is believed to have sold the diesel oil, which is manufactured by mixing heavy fuel oil and kerosene, to its key customers, including transport companies, in the Tohoku region, without paying the 32.
Heavy fuel oil exports during that period were reduced but not on the same scale.
The Prestige, a single-hull oil tanker carrying 77,000 metric tonnes of heavy fuel oil, split apart 250 kilometres from the coast, spilling 15,000 tonnes of oil on Spanish beaches.
The increased supply of natural gas will reduce Mexico's dependence on heavy fuel oil, helping the country meet its air quality objectives.
contribution to the Korean Peninsula Energy Development Organization (KEDO) for administrative costs and heavy fuel oil purchases in fiscal year 2002.
These boilers, of three-pass, wet-back design, burn heavy fuel oil to generate up to 6000kg of steam per hour at 10.