Biomass Cofiring: A Renewable Alternative for Utilities (Fact sheet)

Research output: NRELFact Sheet


Cofiring refers to the practice of introducing biomass as a partial substitute fuel in high-efficiency coal boilers. This is the nearest term low-cost option for the efficient conversion of biomass to electricity. Cofiring has been practiced, tested, and evaluated for a variety of boiler technologies.
Original languageAmerican English
Number of pages2
StatePublished - 1999

NREL Publication Number

  • NREL/FS-570-27048

Other Report Number

  • DOE/GO-10099-914


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