Drax on road to conversion

Raleigh, Patrick
July 2010
Process Engineering;Jul/Aug2010, Vol. 91 Issue 4, p6
Trade Publication
The article reports on the plan of Drax PLC to convert one of its six coal-fired units to burn only biomass in its plant in Yorkshire, England. It notes that its co-firing non-energy crop biomass received a quarter of the backing under the Renewables Obligation of the country. Its less costly conversion option is expected to complement rather than replace its existing plans for the development biomass plants.


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