miscanthus (#1976)

ID-number#1976
Materialmiscanthus
Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ grass/plant ▸ miscanthus ▸ miscanthus
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [200] biomassa uit land- en tuinbouw ▸ [210] gras ▸ [212] olifantsgras/miscanthus
Submitter organisationECN (Netherlands)
Submission date2001-02-21
LiteratureGuanxing,C.; Qizhuang,Y.; Brage,C.; Rosen,C.; Sjostrom,K.: Biomass co- gasification with coal: the process benefit due to positive synergistic effects; Proc. 4th biomass conference of the Americas p.1017-1023

Values

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

Fuel Properties

Proximate Analysis

Moisture content wt% 7.30
Ash content wt% 2.60 2.80

Ultimate Analysis

Carbon wt% 44.40 47.90 49.28 Measured
Hydrogen wt% 5.84 6.30 6.48 Measured
Nitrogen wt% 0.65 0.70 0.72 Measured
Sulphur wt% 0.10 0.11 0.11 Measured
Oxygen wt% 40.60 43.80 45.06 Measured
Total (with halides) wt% 101.49 101.61 101.66 Calculated

Calorific Values

Net calorific value (LHV) MJ/kg 13.86 15.15 15.59
Gross calorific value (HHV) MJ/kg 15.32 16.52 17.00
HHVMilne MJ/kg 17.88 19.29 19.84 Calculated