peat (#3177)

ID-number#3177
Materialpeat
Classification CEN/TS 14961 classification ▸ Solid biofuels ▸ Woody biomass
ECN Phyllis classification ▸ fossil fuel ▸ peat ▸ peat
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [800] samengestelde stromen
CountryFinland
SubmitterVTT
Submitter organisationECN (Netherlands)
Submission date2009-04-16

Values

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

Fuel Properties

Proximate Analysis

Moisture content wt% 14.70 VTT CEN/TS 14774-1,2,3
Volatile matter wt% 61.42 72.00 74.53 VTT
Ash content at 550°C wt% 2.90 3.40 VTT CEN/TS 14775
Fixed carbon wt% 20.98 24.60 25.47 Calculated

Ultimate Analysis

Carbon wt% 42.56 49.90 51.66 VTT CEN/TS 15104
Hydrogen wt% 4.52 5.30 5.49 VTT CEN/TS 15104
Nitrogen wt% 0.68 0.80 0.83 VTT CEN/TS 15104
Sulphur wt% 0.09 0.11 0.11 VTT CEN/TS15289
Total (with halides) wt% 65.46 59.51 58.08 Calculated

Calorific Values

Net calorific value (LHV) MJ/kg 15.34 18.41 19.06 VTT CEN/TS 14918
Gross calorific value (HHV) MJ/kg 16.69 19.57 20.26