Studies on Manufacture of Fuel Briquettes and Their assessment for higher calorific values estimation

Authors(5) :-Dr. CH. A. I. Raju, D. Prabhakara Rao, N. Madhuri, K. Prem, Prof. P. J. Rao

Energy is vital for the growth and development of any country. To fulfill the needs of people, huge energy was being developed and produced but unfortunately all the natural resources are being extinct. In order to supply and produce more energy, search for alternate fuels was widely entrusted to researchers. Fuel briquettes are manufactured from biomass and this technology was now a day’s widespread due to low emissions. Biomass is renewable fuel, while comparing to other renewable fuels biomass is more economical. The present experiment is carried out in such a way that minimization of solid waste and simultaneous power production was beneficial to society. This study incorporated the variables like proximate analysis, ultimate analysis, calorific values and characterization techniques like FTIR and XRD. The results showed that ptp leaves, rice husk and castor stalks were good sources for power production.

Authors and Affiliations

Dr. CH. A. I. Raju
Department of Chemical Engineering, Andhra University, Visakhapatnam 530 003, Andhra Pradesh, India
D. Prabhakara Rao
Department of Chemical Engineering, Andhra University, Visakhapatnam 530 003, Andhra Pradesh, India
N. Madhuri
Department of Chemical Engineering, Andhra University, Visakhapatnam 530 003, Andhra Pradesh, India
K. Prem
Department of Chemical Engineering, Andhra University, Visakhapatnam 530 003, Andhra Pradesh, India
Prof. P. J. Rao

Fuel briquettes, FTIR, XRD, Ultimate analysis, proximate analysis, Calorific value

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Publication Details

Published in : Volume 3 | Issue 6 | September-October 2017
Date of Publication : 2017-10-31
License:  This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
Page(s) : 914-921
Manuscript Number : IJSRSET1736232
Publisher : Technoscience Academy

Print ISSN : 2395-1990, Online ISSN : 2394-4099

Cite This Article :

Dr. CH. A. I. Raju, D. Prabhakara Rao, N. Madhuri, K. Prem, Prof. P. J. Rao, " Studies on Manufacture of Fuel Briquettes and Their assessment for higher calorific values estimation , International Journal of Scientific Research in Science, Engineering and Technology(IJSRSET), Print ISSN : 2395-1990, Online ISSN : 2394-4099, Volume 3, Issue 6, pp.914-921, September-October-2017.
Journal URL : http://ijsrset.com/IJSRSET1736232

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