Synthesis Gas Consultant

What do syngas consultants or syngas experts do? First, let’s define Syngas.  Synthesis Gas, or Syngas, is used to describe a range of gas mixtures used to make – synthesize – a desired chemical, fuel, etc.  Usually, syngas is a hydrogen based mixture, but could well be a mixture of other gases from which an…

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Fuel Cell Experts

Fuel cells are solid state (no moving part) devices that efficiently convert fuel, typically hydrogen (H2) into electricity with the use of an oxidizing agent (often oxygen).  Fuel cells are different from most batteries in requiring a continuous source of fuel and oxygen (usually from air) to sustain the chemical reaction, whereas in a battery the chemical energy usually…

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Torrefaction of Biomass

This is a good PowerPoint by Lee Enterprises Expert, Michael Wild, about the torrefaction of biomass.  It discusses the input, processing and output, energy balance comparisons, and logistical advantages of torrefaction. For another good PPT on biomass gasification, see here.  

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Biomass to Synthetic Natural Gas

This is a PowerPoint by Lee Enterprises Expert, Mark Robertson, P.E.,  about converting biomass to synthetic natural gas (bioSNG).  It talks about the growth in natural gas production and consumption, and about the economics of upgrading biogas to renewable natural gas.

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