boiler fuel

boiler fuel

[′bȯil·ər ‚fyül]
(materials)
Natural gas, residual oil, and various solid fuels used to heat a boiler, usually the most economical fuel available.
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Waste can be sold at a profit when it is hogged into animal bedding, compressed into logs or burned as boiler fuel to heat a plant.
Replacing a steam boiler fuel oil with a gas boiler and all the heating circuits concerned to carrying urgently given the state of the steam boiler and the lack of spare parts.
ADC, Boiler fuel, 1001 Fannin, Houston, TX 77002 5 scrap metals WCA Waste Corp.
The State has two such projects under potential development, one intending to use Beluga coal - the Silverado Green Fuels project - to make boiler fuel for export to the Pacific Rim, and a second project that intends to use Healy coal to make aviation and diesel fuels for use in the Alaska market".
Each market is different, Griffing says, and boiler fuel will not carry the same kind of quality expectations as other products.
The operation includes the following work: - Creation of a boarding (TF) - creating a new SSI (TF) - asbestos removal and removal of the existing coal boiler (TF) - replacement of the current coal boiler with a gas boiler (TC 1) - Installation of a boiler fuel provisional pending a possible connection to the district heating network of the city of Arras (TC 2).
In the spring of 2005, New Hampshire imposed a moratorium on the burning of C&D wood as boiler fuel in response to concerns that such wood contained traces of hazardous substances.
In several parts of the country, green waste and even clean construction and demolition scrap wood is being used as boiler fuel.
Black oil volumes also increased due to greater demand for residual oil as a substitute boiler fuel for high priced natural gas and cat cracker feedstock for the production of refined products.
In several parts of the country, green waste and even clean C&D scrap wood is being used as boiler fuel.
And, of course, its is a lot easier and a lot less complicated to clean up the used oil adequately to [meet boiler fuel standards] than it is to take it all the way back to re-refined base stock," he adds.