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gasification

[′gas·ə·fə′kā·shən]
(chemical engineering)
Any chemical or heat process used to convert a substance to a gas; coal is converted by the Hygas process to a gaseous fuel.
(mining engineering)
A method for exploiting poor-quality coal and thin coal seams by burning the coal in place to produce combustible gas which can be burned to generate power or processed into chemicals and fuels. Also known as underground gasification.
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The gasification plant be capable of generating around 60 MW of thermal energy, and once it enters into electricity production, it will generate about 100,000 MWh of power per year.
The gasification plant will have 60MWt capacity, which, when converted by two steam turbines, will produce the 15MWe.
It will be the largest waste-to-energy gasification plant in the UK.
Such forward-looking statements include, among other things, the successful completion of the purchase of the 51% interest in Port Assets LLC from Bay City Partners; our ability to retro fit, manage and operate the gasification plant in Bay City; and the successful review of high value technologies to enhance the Bay City gasification plant.
Such forward-looking statements include, among other things, the successful completion of the purchase of the gasification plant in Bay City; the successful application of new recycling technologies for commodity and energy supplies and the provision of new technology to enhance the Bay City gasification plant.
The company wants to upgrade its gasification plant in Kawasaki so that it can take out more hydrogen from plastic scrap.
This transaction leaves the company with no long-term debt and prepares our balance sheet for the planned growth of the Bay City Gasification Plant project.
But the Kentucky firm later decided to drop its plans to convert it to a gasification plant for producing electricity.
Eastman Chemical Company today announced mechanical completion of its coal gasification plant and is currently in the process of restarting.
International Resource News-June 8, 2017--Environmental publication honours Aries Clean Energy's gasification plant
Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has opened a probe into the costs and schedule of Mississippi Power's planned Kemper coal gasification plant in Gulfport.
Such integration is often referred as trigeneration where gasification plant produce hydrogen, power and steam to fulfill refinery requirements and for export as well.