energy glossary — the national academies
Energy Glossary — The National Academies

A contractual agreement between a public agency (local, state, or federal) and a private-sector entity to deliver a service or product to the general public. For example, the FutureGen project is a collaboration of the U.S. Department of Energy and members of the coal industry to develop a near-zero emissions coal-fired power plant. Pulverized Coal

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glossary - u.s. energy information administration (eia)
Glossary - U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA)

2019-10-11 · Bituminous coal: A dense coal, usually black, sometimes dark brown, often with well-defined bands of bright and dull material, used primarily as fuel in steam-electric power generation, with substantial quantities also used for heat and power applications in manufacturing and to make coke. Bituminous coal is the most abundant coal in active U.S

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glossary - energy information administration
Glossary - Energy Information Administration

2019-6-19 · Bituminous coal: A dense coal, usually black, sometimes dark brown, often with well‐defined bands of bright and dull material, used primarily as fuel in steam‐electric power generation, with substantial quantities also used for heat and power applications in manufacturing and to make coke. Bituminous coal is the most abundant coal in

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glossary - u.s. energy information administration (eia)
Glossary - U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA)

2019-10-25 · Energy Information Administration - EIA - Official Energy Statistics from the U.S. Government factor of 3 is a rough approximation of the Btu value of raw fuels used to generate electricity in a steam-generation power plant. liquefied petroleum gas (propane) hydrogen ; coal-derived liquid fuels ; fuels (other than alcohol) derived from

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glossary - u.s. energy information administration (eia)
Glossary - U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA)

2019-10-31 · Examples are coal gases, coke oven gases, producer gas, blast furnace gas, blue (water) gas, carbureted water gas. Btu content varies widely. Manufacturing: An energy-consuming subsector of the industrial sector that consists of all facilities and equipment engaged in the mechanical, physical, chemical, or electronic transformation of materials

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glossary - international energy agency
Glossary - International Energy Agency

2019-11-29 · the electrical energy derived from turbines being spun by fresh flowing water. or liquid fuel (coal, heavy oil or biomass) is gasified, followed by use for electricity generation in a combined-cycle power plant. IGCC is widely considered a promising electricity generation technology, due to its potential to achieve high efficiencies and low

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energy glossary - california energy commission
Energy Glossary - California Energy Commission

(b) Where useful thermal energy follows power production, the useful annual power output plus one-half the useful annual thermal energy output equals not less than 42.5 percent of any natural gas and oil energy input. COKE - A porous solid left over after the incomplete burning of coal or of crude oil. COKE OVEN GAS - Gas given off by coke ovens.

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China Power Plant, Power Plant Manufacturers, …

China Power Plant manufacturers - Select 2019 high quality Power Plant products in best price from certified Chinese Power manufacturers, China Generator suppliers, …

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glossary | s&p global platts
Glossary | S&P Global Platts

The Platts industry glossary covers common terms and abbreviations from the oil, power, petrochemicals, nuclear, gas, coal and metals markets and industries. Please email support@platts to let us know if there is an entry you would like us to add, clarify or expand, or if you think we have made a mistake in any of our definitions.

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full text glossary | department of energy
Full Text Glossary | Department of Energy

The full-text glossary includes terms used throughout the website and in Biomass Program publications. Terms are listed alphabetically for easy reference. natural gas, and coal are fossil fuels. The amount of fuel energy required by a power plant to produce one kilowatt-hour of electrical output. A measure of generating station thermal

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