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  • Main Title Biomass Cofiring: A Renewable Alternative for Utilities (Fact sheet)


  • Author: Craig, K.
    Creator Type: Personal


  • Sponsor: United States. Department of Energy.
    Contributor Type: Organization
    Contributor Info: US Department of Energy (United States)


  • Name: National Renewable Energy Laboratory (U.S.)
    Place of Publication: Golden, Colorado
    Additional Info: National Renewable Energy Lab., Golden, CO (United States)


  • Creation: 1999-08-30


  • English


  • Content Description: Cofiring refers to the practice of introducing biomass as a partial substitute fuel in high-efficiency coal boilers. This is the nearest term low-cost option for the efficient conversion of biomass to electricity. Cofiring has been practiced, tested, and evaluated for a variety of boiler technologies.
  • Physical Description: vp.


  • Keyword: Cofiring
  • Keyword: Greenhouse Gas Emissions
  • Keyword: Biomass Power
  • STI Subject Categories: 01 Coal, Lignite, And Peat
  • Keyword: Wood Residue Products
  • Keyword: Boilers
  • Keyword: Utilities
  • STI Subject Categories: 32 Energy Conservation, Consumption, And Utilization
  • Keyword: Cocombustion
  • Keyword: Power Plant
  • Keyword: Coal
  • Keyword: Low-Cost Option
  • Keyword: Electricity Biomass
  • Keyword: Biomass
  • Keyword: Biopower
  • STI Subject Categories: 24 Power Transmission And Distribution
  • Keyword: Coal Boilers
  • Keyword: Renewable Energy
  • Keyword: Boiler Technologies
  • Keyword: Biomass
  • Keyword: Electricity
  • Keyword: Renewable Alternative
  • Keyword: Substitute Fuel
  • STI Subject Categories: 09 Biomass Fuels


  • Other Information: PBD: 30 Aug 1999


  • Name: Office of Scientific & Technical Information Technical Reports
    Code: OSTI


  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Book


  • Text


  • Report No.: NREL/FS-570-27048
  • Report No.: DOE/GO-10099-914
  • Grant Number: AC36-99GO10337
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 766452
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc720986


  • Display Note: National Renewable Energy Laboratory Area Office, 1627 Cole Boulevard, Golden, CO 80401-3393 (US)