coal, lignite (#1789)

Materialcoal, lignite
Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ fossil fuel ▸ coal ▸ coal, lignite
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [800] samengestelde stromen
Submitter organisationECN (Netherlands)
Submission date2000-10-19
LiteratureK.Nikkhah, N.N.Bakhshi and D.G.MacDonald: Co-pyrolysis of various biomass materials and coals in a quartz semi-batch reactor. In: Proc. Energy from biomass and wastes XVI (Ed. D.L.Klass), pp. 857-902, Institute of Gas Technology, Chicago (1993).


Property Unit Value Std dev Det lim Lab Date Method Remarks
ar dry daf

Main biomass properties

Proximate analysis

Moisture content wt% (ar)
Ash content wt% 17.70
Volatile matter wt% 39.00 47.39
Fixed carbon wt% 43.30 52.61 Calculated

Ultimate analysis (macroelements)

Carbon wt% 49.80 60.51 Measured
Hydrogen wt% 3.30 4.01 Measured
Oxygen wt% 27.70 33.66 Calculated
Nitrogen wt% 1.00 1.22 Measured
Sulphur wt% 0.50 0.61 Measured
Total (with halides) wt% 100.00 100.00 Calculated

Heating value

HHVMilne MJ/kg 17.71 21.52 Calculated