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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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Gasification chemical recycling of plastic waste is capable of decomposing a mixture of various kinds of plastics and impurities, which presents difficulties for other recycling methods, into the molecular level and regenerating various chemical materials.
From the literature review, it is apparent that there are no preliminary experimental studies on Colombian coffee husk gasification using air-steam blends in a fixed-bed countercurrent gasifier.
The gasification business acquired by Air Products includes GE's share of its 50/50 joint venture with China Shenhua Coal to Liquid and Chemical company, Ltd., a subsidiary of China Energy Group, a world-class energy company.
The acquisition also includes over 1,000 patents relating to GE's gasification technology, which has been deployed at over 90 sites, with over 240 gasifiers, and represents over 36,000 thermal megawatts of syngas production.
Our regions have always been autonomous in terms of gasification - Western Kazakhstan, which was fed on its own gas, and South Kazakhstan, which always received gas from our neighbors.
Gasification is a priority of the new Government, too, which announced construction of gas pipelines to municipalities, access to the TAP project and getting connected with the transmissions systems of Bulgaria and Greece.
It has been reported that biomass gasification on its own produces plenty of particulate matter and tar emissions, which may be reduced in the case of co-gasification with different biomasses [4, 9-11, 14-16].
However, with gasification, any biomass material can be successfully converted into useable energy without the need for delignification.
He explained that they will provide about 1.2bn through the two gasification ships and 200m through the gasification ship in Aqabato to be transported across the Jordanian line.
"I am working hard to generate electricity through renewable and coal-based projects and simultaneously working to provide electricity and gas to villages," the CM said while presiding over a meeting on village electrification and gasification.
Gasification offers a promising option to convert low value carbonaceous feedstocks and waste into valuable products.
Gasification of biomass is carried out in a 140 mL, 316 L stainless steel, high-pressure autoclave.