Balancing Mechanism The mechanism used by the National Grid Company to balance the supply and demand of electricity. Base Load Base load is the level below which electricity demand never drops, i.e. a site with a high maximum demand of 750 kVa whose demand never drops below 250 kVa would have a base load of 250 kVa.
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This overview focuses on woody biomass used for generating electricity at a commercial-scale facility rather than a utility-scale project. Biomass heat and biogas, including anaerobic digestion and landfill gas, are covered in other technology resource pages in this guide:
Producing and selling high-volume algae production systems. Bioalgene's approach to algae farming meets economic and environmental criteria, even in the midst of the recession. Plans include multiple sites growing high volumes of dense algae, using Bioalgene's strains, equipment and end-to-end systems.
Below you will find panelist biographies for more than 300 federal and industry experts participating in this year's Energy Exchange.
March 2015 news and other matters on waste conversion to renewable energy, biofuels and other bioproducts for resource recovery. Last update: 03/31/2015
Acuren Nuclear Services Inc. is an Engineering, Procurement, Construction and Maintenance Company, dedicated to providing unparalleled project management for tooling solutions, material upgrades and supply, mechanical services and inspection programs to support CANDU nuclear operators in Canada and internationally.
Location Bioénergie Inc. Location Bioénergie provides biomass-fired boiler systems for rental. They range from 1.5 to 9 MW, with water-tube or fire-tube boilers (low or high pressure) for process or heating.
Biomass is waste material from plants or animals that is not used for food or feed; it can be waste from farming (like wheat stalks) or horticulture (yard waste), food processing (like corn cobs), animal farming (manure rich in nitrogen and phosphorus), or human waste from sewage plants.
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Inexpensive natural gas, increased renewable energy utilization, and ever-tightening environmental regulations have limited the use of waste feedstocks for power generation.
An internal combustion engine (ICE) is a heat engine where the combustion of a fuel occurs with an oxidizer (usually air) in a combustion chamber that is an integral part of the working fluid flow circuit.