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RESEARCH PAPERS

Conversion of Refuse to Electrical Energy at the St. Louis-Union Electric Refuse Fuel Demonstration Project

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D. E. Fiscus, P. G. Gorman

Midwest Research Institute, Kansas City, Mo. 64110

C. C. Wiles

Environmental Protection Agency, Solid and Hazardous Waste Research Laboratory, Cincinnati, Ohio 45268

J. Energy Resour. Technol 102(1), 55-60 (Mar 01, 1980) (6 pages) doi:10.1115/1.3227849 History: Received December 03, 1979; Online October 22, 2009

Abstract

At the Union Electric Meramec power plant in St. Louis, tests in which refuse-derived fuel was co-fired with pulverized coal in a tangential suspension-fired coal boiler have been conducted. Data obtained were used to calculate the megawatt-hours of electrical energy produced by refuse-derived fuel. The experimental method used, the results obtained, and a discussion of these results are presented in this report.

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