1562.4 lbs CO 2 /MWh × (4.536 × 10-4 metric tons/lb) × 0.001 MWh/kWh = 7.09 × 10-4 metric tons CO 2 /kWh (AVERT U.S. national weighted average CO 2 marginal emission rate year 2019 data) Notes: This calculation does not include any greenhouse gases other than CO 2. This calculation includes line losses.
Mar 28 2021 · Ash is inevitably produced in the boiler and the air pollution control system and this has to be removed before another load of waste can be burned. While the volumes burned as fuel in different plants vary for every 100 pounds of MSW produced in the US potentially more than 85 pounds could be to generate electricity.
B. Motor vehicles can run on ethanol biodiesel and methanol produced from plants and plant wastes. There are two methods of assessing boiler efficiency . 1) The Direct Method: Where the energy gain of the working fluid (water and steam) is compared with the content of the fuel.