Biomass Combustion and Co-firing

Overview

Biomass combustion and co-firing

An overview has been prepared by Task 32 on the basis of the collective
information and experience of members of the Task. It describes some of
the major issues involved in biomass combustion and co-firing technologies
for both domestic and industrial use. Information on the different topics
can be found below. Alternatively, this overview can be downloaded
in PDF format.

Introduction

Types of applications

Basic principles of
biomass combustion

Biomass fuels available

Supply and pre-treatment

Small-scale
appliances for space heating

Large-scale combustion

Power generation and
cogeneration

Co-combustion

Environmental
aspects of biomass combustion

For further information, readers are advised that Task 32 has prepared
a Handbook on Biomass Combustion.