Syngas – Synthesis Gas
Many CHP engine
adapted their engines
to run on syngas.
Syngas has 50% of the energy density of natural gas. It is used as a fuel source but cannot be burned directly, and can be used as a fuel to manufacture steam and electricity.
Syngas is a mixture of carbon monoxide, carbon dioxide and hydrogen. The raw materials used for the creation of Syngas are coal, petroleum based materials or other materials that are rejected as waste.
Many CHP engine manufacturers have adapted their engines to run on syngas.