[Gasification] CO2 emission of whole system for smaall size generator (20kWe)

Arnt Karlsen arnt at c2i.net
Wed Aug 17 07:29:04 PDT 2011


On Wed, 17 Aug 2011 15:44:49 +0200, Jérémie wrote in message 
<3E6B054960DD1F43B30B411A033BFB162B1563 at SERVATM.eden.local>:

> Hello to all,
> 
>  
> 
> Does anybody have an idea of the CO2 emission after generator?
> 
> For comparison, a diesel generator of this size (20kWe) has a rate of
> about 1,1 kgeqCO2/kWh.

..not "an", but many ideas; depends on your fuel, and your fuel
use efficiency.  Also, your fuel may have a "current" emmission
impact, e.g. MSW loses a good third of its weight as "landfill 
gas", commonly 55%N2, 45% CO2+CH4 that would run engines instead
just smelling badly to form a baseline to a sexy air cleaner  
gasifier emission figure going "below zero." ;o)

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...with a number of polar bear hunters in his ancestry...
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