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Common reeds (Phragmites australis) as sustainable energy source: experimental and modelling analysis of torrefaction and pyrolysis processes
The aim of this study is to apply advanced analytical techniques and kinetic modelling to common reeds (Phragmites australis) to characterize its pyrolysis and torrefaction as possible environmental friendly and sustainable ...
Environmental Impact of Char from four commercial gasification systems
(ETA-Florence Renewable Energies, 2016)
In a gasification system, char is a solid by-product mainly composed of carbon and ash. This by-product was usually disposed as a waste but a recent Decree completely changed the Italian scenario authorising the utilization ...
Experiences in biomass gasification in South-Tyrol: The “GAST” project
(ETA-Florence Renewable Energies, 2013)
In the last 18 months, several South-Tyrolean entrepreneurs have decided to invest in the biomass gasification technology, clearly conveying strong interest in the sector of small scale cogeneration plants. This was ...
Grass biomass for energy use: experimental study and analytical model on the characterization of torrefaction and pyrolysis
(University of Florence, 2012)
The aim of the present work is the characterization of torrefaction and pyrolysis carried out on common reeds (Phragmites australis), using advanced analytical techniques and kinetic modeling. Simultaneous thermogravimetric ...