While wet flue gas desulphurization (FGD) is the incumbent technology for cleaning up coal fired plants, circulating fluidised bed (CFB) scrubbers are poised to challenge the status quo, especially in markets such as India.
published in The Energy Industry Times, March 2019 Issue
Pressure on power plant operators to cut emissions has never been greater. It is a global trend that has seen even the likes of China introduce tougher emission standards for sulphur and nitrogen oxides (SOx and NOx), particulate matter (PM) and CO2. Even developing countries such as Indonesia, the Philippines, Thailand and Vietnam are looking at ways to cut emissions from their coal fired fleet. And in India, which has revised its emissions legislation, the pressure is more acute.Read full article