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Synonyms for lignite

intermediate between peat and bituminous coal

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According to Eurocoal, Germany holds the largest lignite reserves, at 40.
The system uses a pulse-type discharge to induce a jigging action that helps dilate the bed and frees the coarser organics like lignite through the fluidized bed.
Turkey's Mining Exploration Institute (MTA) has been conducting studies to locate lignite resources in Konya for the past four years.
Approximately 40 per cent of Turkey's lignite is located in the Afsin-Elbistan basin.
Resource size: Thar lignite coal resource was initially estimated to be around 135 billion tons which was subsequently enhanced to 175 billion tons after review of data by the United States Geological Survey and the Geological Survey of Pakistan.
Diamond cored holes, sonic and air core holes with valid analysis were used to calculate the average lignite analysis of the resources in Table 3 (see link at the bottom of the release).
There are 4 thousand miners and 60 mining engineers working in the lignite coal mines in the region.
Abstract: The process of burning of lignite in Kosovo B develops rapidly, which depends on a range of parameters of lignite and boiler.
03/06/2011, CAN, AOTEAROA/NZ -- Coal Action Network Aotearoa has called for people across the country to join the campaign against the expansion of Southland lignite mining, in response to the Prime Minister saying he supports these climate polluting projects.
Neyveli Lignite Corporation Ltd (NLC) has plans to make investments of Rs 10,000-12,000 crore and setting up power projects.
By creating an additional fuel alternative -- Mississippi lignite -- this project creates significant energy cost reductions for our customers, such that over its life, the energy savings more than offset the cost of building the plant.
Here's an update on the status of lignite in Arkansas.
This study aimed to determine the extent to which P sorption was modified when the soil was amended with lime, lignite, or compost, and the effect of P source (K[H.
Lignite coal to run the power plant is mined on the land of surrounding ranchers, many of whom sold mineral rights to their properties for small amounts of money in the 1970s.