Accession Number:

ADA083317

Title:

Densified Biomass as an Alternative Army Heating and Power Plant Fuel.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.,

Corporate Author:

CONSTRUCTION ENGINEERING RESEARCH LAB (ARMY) CHAMPAIGN IL

Report Date:

1980-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

87.0

Abstract:

This investigation evaluated the technical and economic potential of using densified biomass principally wood pellets as a coal substitute in Army heating and power plants. The report reviews Department of Defense DOD experience with and tests of wood pellets production of wood pellets excluding silvicultural aspects handling, storing, and feeding combustion major environmental considerations and economics of use.

Subject Categories:

  • Non-electrical Energy Conversion

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE