The Low Temperature CFB Gasifier -100 KWth Tests on Straw and New 6 MWth Demonstration Plant

P. Stoholm, J. Cramer, J. Krogh, R.G. Nielsen, B. Sander, J. Ahrenfeldt & U.B. Henriksen
The novel “Low Temperature Circulating Fluidised Bed” (LT­CFB) gasifier is briefly described together with results from first gasification and gas cleaning tests with a new 100 kWth LT­CFB test plant located at the Technical University of Denmark (DTU). Plans for a new 6 MWth demonstration plant are also presented. A first and still major purpose of the LT­CFB gasifier is “indirect” co­firing of difficult biomass and waste fuels at coal fired power plants. In this...