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Main Title Camp Lejeune Energy from Wood (CLEW) Project.
Author Cleland, J. G. ; Purvis, C. R. ;
CORP Author Research Triangle Inst., Research Triangle Park, NC.;Environmental Protection Agency, Research Triangle Park, NC. Air Pollution Prevention and Control Div.
Publisher 1999
Year Published 1999
Report Number EPA-R-822871; EPA/600/A-99/082;
Stock Number PB2000-101684
Additional Subjects Biomass conversion plants ; Electric power generation ; Marine Corps facilities ; Wood fuels ; Gasification ; Reciprocating engines ; Air pollution control ; Greenhouse effect ; Greenhouse gases ; Economic analysis ; Alternatives ; Camp Lejeune ; Onslow County(North Carolina)
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NTIS  PB2000-101684 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
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Abstract The paper discusses EPA's Camp Lejeune Energy from Wood (CLEW) project, a demonstration project that converts wood energy to electric power, and provides waste utilization and pollution alleviation. The 1-MWe plant operates a reciprocating engine-generator set on synthetic gas from a down-draft wood gasifier. The paper discusses operational characteristics, need modification, plant descriptions and performance data. The project was undertaken to demonstrate that small scale wood-to-electricity plants can provide: (1) reliable and commercially competitive power generation from a technology that has not yet been demonstrated at this scale; (2) a non-polluting energy source using renewable fuel without net generation of greenhouse gases; and (3) an economical alternative to landfilling wood residues, providing or supplementing power for government installations, industrial sites, rural cooperatives, small municipalities, and remote regions of developing countries.
Supplementary Notes Presented at the Biomass Conference of the Americas (4th), Oakland, CA., August 29-September 2, 1999. Sponsored by Environmental Protection Agency, Research Triangle Park, NC. Air Pollution Prevention and Control Div.
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