3. How Can Plasma Arc Gasification Take Garbage to Liquid Fuels and Case Studies?

  1. Gary C. Young

Published Online: 22 APR 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470608616.ch3

Municipal Solid Waste to Energy Conversion Processes: Economic, Technical, and Renewable Comparisons

Municipal Solid Waste to Energy Conversion Processes: Economic, Technical, and Renewable Comparisons

How to Cite

Young, G. C. (2010) How Can Plasma Arc Gasification Take Garbage to Liquid Fuels and Case Studies?, in Municipal Solid Waste to Energy Conversion Processes: Economic, Technical, and Renewable Comparisons, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470608616.ch3

Author Information

  1. University of Nebraska, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 APR 2010
  2. Published Print: 3 MAY 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470539675

Online ISBN: 9780470608616

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Keywords:

  • plasma arc gasification - producing liquid fuel from MSW;
  • economic case - effort between local utility, local industry and local governmental entities;
  • biochemistry synthesis route - produce liquid fuel (ethanol)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • MSW To Syngas to Liquid Fuels Via Chemistry (Fischer–Tropsch Synthesis) and a Case Study

  • MSW to Syngas to Liquid Fuel via Biochemistry and a Case Study

  • Basis and Economics

  • References