Coal Combustion and Sub bituminous Coal Quality

CRAIG VOGEL
Technical Services Engineer, Adaro

Craig Vogel provides coal combustion and coal quality consultation services to P.T. Adaro. He has over 40n years of experience in the field of electric power generation. Craig has considerable experience with the use of subbituminous coals from the Powder River Basin in the United States and Indonesian coals worldwide.

Sub bituminous coals have certain desirable qualities such as low sulfur, low ash, and low NOx formation during combustion. Sub bituminous coals also have characteristics which can be problematic, such as high volatility, high moisture, and low ash fusion temperatures. The presentation discussed the differences between sub bituminous coals and bituminous coals how to address them.