Emission Factors for Greenhouse Gas Inventories

24.93 93.28 11 1.6 2,325 274 40 short tons Sub-bituminous Coal: 17.25 97.17 11 1.6 1,676 190 28 short tons 80% boiler efficiency and fuel type assumed natural gas. Factors are per mmBtu of steam or hot water purchased. Source: Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), Fourth Assessment

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Steam locomotive - Wikipedia

A steam locomotive is a rail vehicle that provides the force to move itself and other vehicles by means of the expansion of steam.: 80 It is fuelled by burning combustible material (usually coal, oil or – now rare – wood) to heat water in the locomotive's boiler to the point when it becomes gaseous and its volume increases 1700 times. Functionally, it is a steam engine on wheels.

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Emission Factors for Greenhouse Gas Inventories

24.93 93.28 11 1.6 2,325 274 40 short tons Sub-bituminous Coal: 17.25 97.17 11 1.6 1,676 190 28 short tons 80% boiler efficiency and fuel type assumed natural gas. Factors are per mmBtu of steam or hot water purchased. Source: Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), Fourth Assessment

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A History of Copper Prices | Winton

Breaking Swansea's Stranglehold (1840s-1860s) The explosive growth of the railways in Britain during the 1840s created a need for new source of copper for boiler plates, etc. Serendipitously, 400-ton boulders of native copper were discovered in upstate Michigan, heralding …

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Great Western steam locomotives - 'Castle' class index

Jul 17, 2013 · The 'Castle's' tractive effort was 31,625 pounds at 85 per cent boiler pressure compared to the 'Star's' 27,800 pounds, and the 29,835 pounds, also at 85 per cent boiler pressure, of the first Gresley Pacifics of the LNER. The grate area was increased to 29.4 square feet in the 'Castle' from the 27.07 square feet in the 'Star'.

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