CLEAN ENERGY FROM COAL: A RESEARCH PROGRAM

This article tells how the U.S. government is putting together a research program to generate the technology that can allow the U.S. to make the best use of vast coal resources in an environmentally acceptable manner and in as short a time as possible. Under study are coal liquefaction, two types of coal gasification, and improved methods of direct combustion. Criteria for selecting alternate technologies and the critical problems and technical unknowns in each area are listed.

  • Corporate Authors:

    American Society of Mechanical Engineers

    Two Park Avenue
    New York, NY  United States  10016-5990
  • Authors:
    • Funich Jr, G
  • Publication Date: 1975-6

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  • Accession Number: 00097235
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 29 1975 12:00AM