All Blog Posts about ‘Power Generation’

6 Facts about Synthetic Gypsum

This article was authored by:

Chris Kozicki
Agglomeration Expert

Synthetic Gypsum Facts

What is synthetic gypsum? While natural gypsum has been mined and manufactured for centuries, the process of manufacturing synthetic gypsum has only been available for the last few decades. In case you’re not familiar with synthetic gypsum’s characteristics and uses, read on to learn the Continue reading →

 

EPA Proposes a 30 Percent Cut in Carbon Pollution from Power Plants

This article was authored by:

Tim Matzke
Material Handling Expert

EPA-Power-Regulations

The debate over climate change has become more intense as of late, due to a new proposal from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. Recently, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) introduced its first regulation limiting carbon emissions from power plants. The rule signifies one of Continue reading →

 

Photo of the Week: Conveyor

This article was authored by:

Jenny Seim
Technical Writer

Conveyor System

Our photo this week shows a conveyor system, a durable piece of equipment in FEECO’s bulk material handling line. FEECO designs and manufactures all conveyor systems to fit each customer’s bulk material handling needs, and offers optional equipment. From weighing units and belt trippers to Continue reading →

 

Photo of the Week: Granular Fly Ash

This article was authored by:

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Granular Fly Ash, Pelletized (Pelletised) Fly Ash

This week’s photo shows agglomerated fly ash. Fly ash is a process by-product resulting from fines rising with flue gases during the production of power in coal-fired power plants. Although fly ash has traditionally been landfilled, it has been discovered as a valuable additive in Continue reading →

 

Photo of the Week: Shuttle Conveyor

This article was co-authored by:

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Tim Matzke
Material Handling Expert

Shuttle Conveyor for handling Petroleum Coke

This week’s Photo of the Week comes to us from a unique project FEECO did in the late 1970’s for handling petroleum coke. The image shows the interior of a tube in which the shuttle conveyor was housed when not filling barges. The conveyor would Continue reading →

 

Need for Sulfur Granulation Equipment on the Rise

This article was co-authored by:

Shane Le Capitaine
Thermal Processing Expert

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Sulfur (sulphur) granules

The Need for Sulfur Sulfur is a naturally occurring element, required by all living things for healthy growth. An essential plant micronutrient, sulfur is essential for metabolism. Sulfur deficiencies can result in a number of ailments, including chlorosis, stunting of growth, spotting on leaves, as Continue reading →

 

Fly Ash Regulation

This article was authored by:

Chris Kozicki
Agglomeration Expert

FEECO International

After a catastrophic spill in 2008, Fly Ash, a by-product of the coal burning process, has fallen under examination for potential regulations. With the fate of fly ash resting in the hands of the EPA, those that utilize the powdery by-product are eager to demonstrate Continue reading →

 


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