manufactured gas


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manufactured gas

[‚man·ə′fak·chərd ′gas]
(materials)
A gaseous fuel that is manufactured from soft coal or from various petroleum products; the gas mixture is composed of producer gas or carbureted water gas.
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After abandoning low quality manufactured gas, PGN began to deliver cleaner gas to Cirebon in 1974, followed by other areas, such as Jakarta in 1979, Bogor in 1980, Medan in 1985, Surabaya in 1994 and Palembang in 1996.
Instead, having long been frustrated by the lack of "definitive answers to real questions about site and waste characterization and remedial engineering of manufactured gas plants" (his words, from the introduction), he devoted 13 years to visiting and studying more than 900 coal-tar sites in North America and Britain.
Waples, a corporate communication manager for a natural gas company, describes how natural gas displaced the manufactured gas industry, how Standard Oil expanded its network through the region in response to the rapidly expanding market, and how the Appalachian natural gas industry is using new resources in the southwestern US and the Gulf of Mexico.
Some of them are suspected of supplying fuel materials to the five firms and illegally storing manufactured gas oil for them, the police said.
Owned by Entergy Gulf States, the former manufactured gas plant is contaminated with tar.
Gaseba Uruguay manages one of the world's last manufactured gas factories in Montevideo.
To this should be added the relative price differential between natural gas and its competing energy types (primarily electrical energy, manufactured gas, and distillate fuel oil) for various end uses as well as the expanded availability of natural gas over time in different regions of the country.
the relocation of the fgl 12 (main line) takes place mainly in the existing route, whereby the old line salvaged, cut into transportable lengths, disposed of professionally and replaced by a newly manufactured gas pipeline.
For more than 180 years, an industrial park along the creek was used for hat manufacturing, textile dyeing, manufactured gas plant operations, metal plating, ammunition production, chemical manufacturing and other activities.
It was widely used and was not specific to manufactured gas plants such as the one that was on Quinsigamond Avenue where the WRTA is to build a garage for its fleet.
According to police investigation, the company illegally manufactured gas oil by adding kerosene and sulfuric acid into fuel oil at an oil manufacturing factory in Kodama, which the company has rented since 1999.
has three top environmental goals: (1) reduce costs and increase flexibility for manufactured gas plant (MGP) clean-ups; (2) seek reasonable, fuel-neutral air emission standards for natural gas-fired turbines, boilers and engines; and (3) obtain a reasonable final rule for managing polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs).

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