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Integrated Gasification Combined Cycle (IGCC) Technologies by Gary J. Stiegel, Ting Wang

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Case Study

ELCOGAS Puertollano IGCC power plant, Spain

P. Casero1, P. Coca1, F. García-Peña1 and N. Hervás2,    1ELCOGAS, Puertollano, Spain,    2Universidad de Castilla-La Mancha, Ciudad Real, Spain

Abstract

This chapter presents the 335 MWiso (300 MWiso net) coal-based Puertollano Integrated Gasification Combined Cycle (IGCC) power plant, as a case study of the industrial application of IGCC technology in Europe. This is the second-largest commercially operating IGCC plant in the world using solid fuel in a pressurized entrained-flow gasifier. The technical description of Puertollano IGCC plant will be detailed to show the different technologies used in the plant, as well as the operating experience, including yearly production evolution, ...

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