Pellet combustion, analysis and comparison with other energy sources

Comparative analysis of emissions and pollution of wood pellets in comparison with other energies: oil, natural gas, solar + gas and air-water heat pump. Document in German. Debate on forums: comparison of polluting emissions according to the type of heating. Download the file (newsletter subscription may be required): Combustion […]

Properties of wood pellets

Main physical properties of sawdust pellets This article is an appendix to our pellets dossier. A) General Properties - Raw material: sawdust from untreated wood. - Lower Calorific Value, PCI: between 4,5 and 5 kWh / kg. - Density of the pellet alone: ​​1100 to 1300 kg / m3 (the pellet flows into the water!) - Bulk density: from […]

Biofuel: pellets standards and properties and pellets and agropellets

The quality of solid biofuels. This document concerns pellets: wood pellets and agro pellets: pellets of agricultural origin (cereals, cakes, etc.) Conference support by Michaël Temmerman, CRA-W and Olivier Hecq, CRA-W (Walloon Center for Agronomic Research: http / /cra.wallonie.be). Conference held during the 4th Biomass meeting “What resources for biofuels from […]