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4 Small-Scale Biomass Combustion

Part 4. Solid Fuels

  1. Matthias Gaderer1,2,
  2. Florian Volz2,
  3. Robert Kunde2

Published Online: 15 JUL 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9783527628148.hoc058

Handbook of Combustion

Handbook of Combustion

How to Cite

Gaderer, M., Volz, F. and Kunde, R. 2010. Small-Scale Biomass Combustion. Handbook of Combustion. 4:141–169.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Technische Universität München, Institute for Energy Systems, Garching, Germany

  2. 2

    Bavarian Center for Applied Energy Research (ZAE Bayern), Garching, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 JUL 2010

Abstract

The sections in this article are

  • 4.1
    Introduction and Summary
  • 4.2
    Biomass Fuels
  • 4.3
    Biomass Combustion Techniques
    • 4.3.1
      Combustion Process
    • 4.3.2
      Manually Operated Systems
      • 4.3.2.1
        Log Wood Combustor Systems
      • 4.3.2.2
        Log Wood Fired Heating Systems
    • 4.3.3
      Automatically Fed Combustors
      • 4.3.3.1
        Combustion Concepts for Automatically Fed Firing Systems
      • 4.3.3.2
        Automatically Operated Wood Chip and Pellet Heating Systems
  • 4.4
    Emissions
  • 4.5
    Electricity Production and Combined Heat and Power

Keywords:

  • biomass combustion;
  • combined heat and power;
  • combustion techniques;
  • emissions;
  • solid biomass;
  • smale scale