fuel pellet

fuel pellet

[′fyül ‚pel·ət]
(nucleonics)
A small pellet of frozen deuterium and tritium that would be used as fuel in a laser-induced fusion power plant.
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An inchlong fuel pellet delivers as much energy as a ton of coal, but like wind and solar, nuclear power contributes few CO2 emissions.
An inch long fuel pellet delivers as much energy as a ton of coal, but like wind and solar, nuclear power contributes few CO2 emissions.
The process began with DLS speaking with Channeled Resources, who brought the fuel pellet option to the table and had a business relationship with Convergen Energy, who specializes in renewable energy.
Pressurized hot water treatment of sugar maple and yellow birch wood particles for high quality fuel pellet production.
The uncertainty of neutron multiplication factor strongly depends upon cross section library (parameter number 1), fuel pellet diameter (number 2), fuel pellet density (number 4), and cladding diameter (number 3).
Cosan Biomassa has developed a fuel pellet made from sugarcane residues such as bagasse from the sugar mill and straw left over in the sugarcane field, and built a large-scale production plant (annual capacity 175,000 tons) for the first time in the world last September, which commenced a commercial production in December 2015.
Researchers already have built lab devices that cause fusion reactions by compressing a fuel pellet that contains deuterium, an isotope of hydrogen easily extracted from seawater and tritium, made from lithium, also available from sea water.
Magnetic confinement fusion uses magnetic fields to trap the fuel in a magnetic 'bottle,' and inertial confinement fusion heats the surface of the fuel pellet until it blows off in a way that causes the remaining pellet to implode.
International Resource News-January 5, 2012--Canadian Biofuel's wood fuel pellet plant in Springford in final stages(C)1994-2012 ENPublishing - http://www.enpublishing.co.uk
In this table the ranges of parameters, namely: inside cladding, fuel pellet and fuel pellet central orifice diameters, initial pressure of gases in the cladding, cladding thickness and theoretical density ratio are grounded on the source [13.
The wood fuel pellet industry has been growing rapidly in recent years.
A Toronto-based peat fuel pellet producer thinks he can provide a green source of power to mining companies currently operating off the grid in the Ring of Fire.