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A study of low emissions gas turbine combustions

A study of low emissions gas turbine combustions

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Published by NASA, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Ames Research Center, National Technical Information Service, distributor in Moffett Field, Calif, [Springfield, Va .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gas-turbines.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementHenry G. Adelman.
    Series[NASA contractor report] -- NASA CR-195763., NASA contractor report -- NASA CR-195763.
    ContributionsAmes Research Center.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14707111M

    This paper presents experimental data on investigation of novel flameless combustors in application of gas turbine engines at atmospheric conditions. Flameless combustion is characterized by distributed flame and even temperature distribution under the conditions of high preheat air temperature and sufficient large amount of recirculating low oxygen concentration exhaust gas. Turbine combustors of advanced power systems have goals to achieve very low pollutants emissions, fuel variability, and fuel flexibility. Future generation gas turbine combustors should tolerate fuel compositions ranging from natural gas to a broad range of syngas without sacrificing operational advantages and low emission characteristics. User Tools. Cart. Sign In. This paper comprehensively covers gas, liquid and new alternative fuels for gas turbines and explains the interrelationships of fuel system design, fuel properties, and gas turbine operability in terms of dry low NOx/dry low emission (DLN/DLE) combustion.


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Get this from a library. A study of low emissions gas turbine combustions. [Henry G Adelman; Ames Research Center.]. Laboratory Study of Premixed H2-Air and H2–N2-Air Flames in a Low-Swirl Injector for Ultralow Emissions Gas Turbines J. Eng. Gas Turbines Power (May,) Highly Efficient IGFC Hybrid Power Systems Employing Bottoming Organic Rankine Cycles With Optional Carbon CaptureCited by:   However, low inlet velocities inhibited turbulent mixing and flame stabilization.

Thus, unacceptably low combustion efficiencies were recorded in the gas turbine combustor. Given that ammonia is a toxic substance, unburned ammonia emission from gas turbines is by: 6. The study presents the influence of changes in the geometry of the combustor liner dilution holes on miniature gas turbine combustion efficiency and emissions of harmful substances.

The engine used for the experiment was a l constant-moderate-swirl, water-cooled HSDI diesel engine, equipped with a cooled-EGR circuit, a variable geometry turbine (VGT) and an intercooler (see Fig.

1).Engine specifications are given in Table study was conducted for various operating conditions at low and part load, such as those encountered in the European emissions test Cited by: This paper presents experimental study on self-excited combustion instability characteristics of premixed low-swirl flames in a multinozzle can combustor with counterswirl and coswirl arrays.

Experiments were carried out over a wide range of inlet velocity from 4 m/s to m/s and equivalence ratio from to. The low swirl injector (LSI) is a combustion technology being developed for low-emissions fuel-flexible gas turbines. The basic LSI configuration consists of an annulus of swirl vanes centered on a non-swirled channel, both of which allow for the passage of premixed reactants.

Low-Emissions Gas Turbine Combustion: Design Trends and Challenges Keith McManus GE Global Research Center Niskayuna NY MACCCR Workshop OctoberBoulder, CO.

2 MACCCR Review October3 MACCCR Review October4 MACCCR Review. nal gas turbine emission control methods — lean head end liners and water/steam injection — will be covered in this paper.

In the early s when emission controls were originally introduced, the primary regulated gas turbine emission was NO x.

For the relative-ly low levels of. Emissions of UHC and PM can also be an issue in gas turbines that operate in non-premixed combustion mode, such as aircraft engines. In addition, the combustion of sulfur-containing liquid fuels, coal, and biomass can generate sulfur oxides (SO x).

A conventional diffusion-flame combustor and a two-stage combustor, both made of ceremics, were tested using various fuels. In both combustors, CO, HC and smoke emission were extremely low even when using heavy-B fuel because of higher than normal inlet temperature of up to K; however, a great amount of NOx emission was observed in the conventional diffusion-flame.

natural gas, which consists primarily of methane but includes a number of other con­ stituents as well. The compositions ofother gaseous fuels are generally more complex, but they are, at least, readily detennined.

Table illustrates the range ofcompositions encountered in. Currently, the two most prevalent combustion control techniques used to reduce NOx emissions from natural gas-fired boilers are flue gas recirculation (FGR) and low NOx burners. In an FGR system, a portion of the flue gas is recycled from the stack to the burner windbox.

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Moreover, application of biodiesel as a fuel for diesel engine proved that diesel engine can work efficiently and produce less harmful emission [].The simple actual flow operation is in gas turbine shown in Figure are some study had been made by other researchers to study the feasibility of biodiesel in gas turbine application and.

This book compiles the key scientific and technological knowledge associated with gas turbine emissions into a single authoritative source. The book has three sections: the first section reviews major issues with gas turbine combustion, including design approaches and constraints, within the context of emissions.

A gas turbine, also called a combustion turbine, is a type of continuous and internal combustion main elements common to all gas turbine engines are: an upstream rotating gas compressor; a combustor; a downstream turbine on the same shaft as the compressor.; A fourth component is often used to increase efficiency (on turboprops and turbofans), to convert power into.

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The focus of this dissertation is to investigate the emission characteristics and combustion. A brief review of the emission regulations in force in the United States and Europe is given.

The mechanisms that give rise to the formation of the regulated pollutants in a gas turbine combustion system burning hydrocarbon fuels are described and the conflicting requirements for producing low emission levels of nitrogen oxides.

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combustion system and the gas emissions at the exit from the combustor [3]. The new gas turbine combustors for renewable and biofuels should be able to burn a wide variety of gases (syngas, biogas and other alternative gas fuels) with low, medium and high heating values. The new combustors should be.

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After heating, air passes from the combustor. Microturbines are energy generators whose capacity ranges from 15 to kW. Their basic principle comes from open cycle gas turbines, although they present several typical features, such as: variable speed, high speed operation, compact size, simple operability, easy installation, low maintenance, air bearings, low NO X emissions and usually a recuperator (Hamilton, ).

The mechanisms that give rise to the formation of the regulated pollutants in a gas turbine combustions system burning hydrocarbon fuels are described and the conflicting requirements for producing low emission levels of nitrogen oxides while at the same time controlling carbon monoxide and hydrocarbon levels are explained.

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The basic gas turbine cycle (Source: The Aircraft Engine Book, Rolls Royce UK) The basic gas turbine cycle. makes it somewhat easier to produce low-emissions from natural gas, which is mostly methane, compared to syngases containing undiluted H 2 and CO.

Combustor Designs Diffusion Flames The combustion process in a gas turbine can be classified as diffusion flame combustion or lean-premix staged combustion @article{osti_, title = {System Study of Rich Catalytic/Lean burn (RCL) Catalytic Combustion for Natural Gas and Coal-Derived Syngas Combustion Turbines}, author = {Etemad, Shahrokh and Smith, Lance and Burns, Kevin}, abstractNote = {Rich Catalytic/Lean burn (RCL{reg_sign}) technology has been successfully developed to provide improvement in Dry Low Emission gas turbine technology for.

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