Process Design

A typical incinerator system contains basic elements: a feed system, a combustion chamber, an exhaust system, and a residue disposal system. Ancillary equipment includes shredders and a material sorter in the front end and air pollution control devices and a heat recovery device at the back end of the incinerator. Modern incinerators in the United States use continuous-feed systems and moving grates in primary combustion chambers which are lined with refractory material (heat-resistant silica-based material). Secondary combustion chambers burn the gas or solids not burned in the primary combustion chambers before discharging to the air pollution control devices.

Solar Stirling Engine Basics Explained

Solar Stirling Engine Basics Explained

The solar Stirling engine is progressively becoming a viable alternative to solar panels for its higher efficiency. Stirling engines might be the best way to harvest the power provided by the sun. This is an easy-to-understand explanation of how Stirling engines work, the different types, and why they are more efficient than steam engines.

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