Production, disposal, and utilization of coal combustion by-products in Tennessee

by Otto C. Kopp

Publisher: State of Tennessee, Dept. of Environment & Conservation, Division of Geology in [Nashville, Tenn.]

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Statementby Otto C. Kopp.
SeriesReport of investigations / State of Tennessee, Department of Environment & Conservation, Division of Geology ;, no. 46, Report of investigations (Tennessee. Division of Geology) ;, 46.
ContributionsTennessee. Division of Geology.
LC ClassificationsQE165 .A26 no. 46
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 29 p. :
Number of Pages29
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL632353M
LC Control Number96620352

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Management of coal combustion wastes 5 Burning coal in a coal-fired power plant produces a variety of solid residues known as coal combustion products (CCPs), coal combustion residues (CCRs) or coal combustion wastes (CCWs).

CCPs are now more commonly called coal combustion by-products (CCBs) because of their increasing beneficial use. Abstract. Approximately 90 millions tons of coal combustion by-products are produced annually in the United States, consisting of 54 million tons of fly ash (solid particles removed from smoke), 15 million tons of bottom ash, 3 million tons of boiler slag, and 20 million tons of flue gas desulfurization (FGD) material.

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Indian waste coal has great importance due to the increase of production in latest years. However, reuse of coal combustion wastes as byproducts is permitted and 40 to 60 million tons (10 to 15%) are recycled annually according to the American Coal Ash Association. Common pollution control equipment on coal-fired power plants and the byproduct wastes produced by each.

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Incoal-fired electric utilities generated about million tons of coal ash. Coal utilization technologies in the U.S. industrial sector today fall into two main categories—coke plants that produce high-purity carbon for use in steel making, and combustion technologies that use coal to provide heat and power for industrial process operations.

In addition, a small amount of coal is currently used to produce substitute. Coal combustion products (CCP's) are the solid residues generated by coal-burning electric utilities in the production of electricity.

Inelectricity accounted for about 35% of the primary energy use in the United States and was produced by electric power generators designed to convert different fuel types into electricity.

More than one-half of the electricity in the. Coal combustion by-products (CCBs) are generated from the combustion of coal for energy production. Approximately 82 million tons of CCBs are produced each year by electric utilities. ( Coal Combustion By-Product Production and Use, American Coal Ash Association, ).

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But during the past few decades increasing regulations pertaining to air, water, and the handling, storage, treatment, and disposal of coal combustion residuals (CCR) has greatly impacted operations at coal-fired facilities.The release of over five million cubic yards of coal combustion residue from the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) Kingston, Tennessee facility in Decemberwhich flooded more than acres of land, damaging homes and property, is a wake-up call for diligence on coal combustion residue disposal .