Using Energy Crops Pellets in a Domestic Boiler from the Standpoint of Emissions

F. Sáez, A. González, M. Gómez & J.M. Martínez
The objective of this work is the study of several types of pellets coming from energy crops (poplar and a mixture of brassica and poplar) and pine sawdust as reference, used as fuel in a boiler of the domestic sector, comparing their behavior from the energy and environmental point of view. The boiler used is a burner with automatic feeding regulation and primary and secondary air flow. Its power is 25 kWth and the generated...