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Synonyms for lignite

intermediate between peat and bituminous coal

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Saghar Ghothari said there is an estimated amount of exploitable lignite coal reserves of 1.
The cyclones that have been delivered are particularly important core components of CFB boilers and help to effectively recirculate combustion exhaust gas (flue gas) to ensure the reliable, slow and complete combustion of difficult-to-burn fuels such as the high moisture lignite coal found in Thar.
Coal mining -- including lignite -- has a strong presence in the country.
The current study is focused on the co-combustion of lignite coal and biomass in different ratios of both the components to optimize the process.
About 40% of Turkey's lignite is in the Afsin-Elbistan basin of south-eastern Anatolia, while hard coal is mined only in the Zonguldak basin of north-western Turkey.
According to Eurocoal data, the EU27 (excluding Croatia) produced 407 million tonnes of lignite in 2013, compared to 433 million tonnes of lignite in 2012.
Martin and Jinks were concerned with the quality issues caused by lignite and looked at viable options from several aggregate processing equipment manufacturers.
It's an innovative vertical processor: you drop lignite in the top of a chute, microwave it on the way down, vacuum off the water and collect the dry coal on a conveyor at the bottom.
In terms of supply mix, in December renewables and lignite increased by 14% and 3% respectively, compared to December 2012, while supply from natural gas and hydro was down by 8% and 39%, respectively.
Kyrgyzstan produced 476,300 tons of coal and lignite in January-July 2013, and 73.
New Delhi, July 21 ( ANI ): The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) today approved the disinvestment of five percent equity of Neyveli Lignite Corporation (NLC), out of its holding of 93.
The Indian firm has proposed the setting up of power plants that will use local coal or lignite, according to PTI.
A Saudi firm has applied for the construction of a coal-fired power station, to be built in the Central Anatolian province of Konya's Karapnar district, where lignite reserves have recently been discovered.
M2 EQUITYBITES-January 30, 2013-Westmoreland's subsidiary extends lignite supply agreement with Montana-Dakota Utilities Co(C)2013 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.
To verify the existence and applicability of the synergic sorption action of HS and chitosan, sorption of Cs(II), Co(II) and Eu(II) on lignite mined in the Sokolov Basin, Czech Republic, and its derivatives the lignite oxidized in laboratory, and naturally oxidized brown coal (leonardite, in the Czech Republic denoted as oxihumolite)--was studied (Mizera et al.