millet straw (#1948)

ID-number#1948
Materialmillet straw
Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ straw (stalk/cob/ear) ▸ sorghum
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [200] biomassa uit land- en tuinbouw ▸ [220] stro ▸ [229] overig stro
Submitter organisationECN (Netherlands)
Submission date2001-02-21
LiteratureS. Gaur and T.B. Reed; An Atlas of Thermal Data For Biomass and Other Fuels. NREL/TP-433-7965, June 1995

Values

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

Fuel Properties

Proximate Analysis

Moisture content wt% (ar)
Ash content wt% 5.27
Volatile matter wt% 78.28 82.63
Fixed carbon wt% 16.45 17.37 Calculated

Ultimate Analysis

Carbon wt% 43.71 46.14 Measured
Hydrogen wt% 5.85 6.18 Measured
Nitrogen wt% 0.01 0.01 Measured
Oxygen wt% 45.16 47.67 Calculated
Total (with halides) wt% 100.00 100.00 Calculated

Calorific Values

Net calorific value (LHV) MJ/kg 16.77 17.71
Gross calorific value (HHV) MJ/kg 18.05 19.05
HHVMilne MJ/kg 17.14 18.10 Calculated