Biomass gasification

Power plants integrating biomass gasification consist of two main components:

  1. Gasification unit: A gas mixture is obtained (producer gas) through the controlled reaction of biomass at high temperatures
  2. Conversion unit: a device that transforms the energy content of the producer gas into electric power. Different conversion technologies can be used, namely conventional gas engines, steam-based power generation plants, gas turbines or Fuel Cells.
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