What the heck are biomass pellets, and how are they different from briquettes?

Category: Advanced, Biomass Heating, Profession

Author : Admin September 2, 2016

Biomass can be used in a variety of forms. (For those who wish to know what biomass is, here is my post on what it is). While some sectors use biomass in its natural form (stalks, saw dust, ground nut...Read more

Can any agricultural waste be used to generate power?

Category: Agro Waste, Biomass Power, Moderate, Profession

Author : Admin September 1, 2016

The world generates millions of tons of agricultural waste every DAY! A good portion of this waste is just…wasted. Left to rot, or worse, burnt! Instead, can all these agri and crop waste be put...Read more

What is CHP (combined heat and power) in the context of sustainable energy?

Category: Advanced, CHP, Efficiency, Profession

Author : Admin August 15, 2016

If you were working anywhere close to industrial boilers, you would have surely heard the term CHP , especially if you had been in the process industries that use both extensive amounts of heat and p...Read more

What are the main avenues to generate power from biomass?

Category: Bio, Biomass Power, Moderate, Profession, Renewable

Author : Admin August 1, 2016

In the last few years, biomass (If you are asking: What the heck is biomass? See here) based power generation has been seeing an increase the world over, as such generation is a carbon-neutral method ...Read more

What is a Back Pressure Steam Turbine and what is its role in energy efficiency?

Category: Advanced, CHP, Profession

Author : Admin July 8, 2016

Firstly: A steam based power generation unit is a combination of boiler and turbine. The boiler generates steam using coal, natural gas or other fuels such as biomass, and the super-hot, high pressure...Read more