Gas to Oil unit, Waste Processing Plant, Pyrolisis

UK 2011

Gas to Oil (for ORC)

Exhaust Temp in/Out

1000 C / 250 C

Oil Temp In/Out

135 C /280 C 

Exhaust/Water Mass Flow

Exhaust/Water Mass Flow

28,567 / 14,470 Kg/h

4,150 / 9,200 Kg/h

Weight of Unit

1,800 Kg

Exhaust Pressure Drop

650 Pa

Energy Recovered

940 KW

Recovered Energy Value

£150K p/a

Heat Exchanger Cost

£25K

Payback Period

3 Months

Price per KW recovered

£23

  • Econotherm GW940, smooth/finned hybrid pipe ‘through-flow’ heat exchanger

  • 940 kW thermal oil heater; very high inlet exhaust temperature catered for by ‘through-flow’ model

  • To feed and ORC engine to generate electricity

  • Very high particulate matter exhaust from furnace; removable panels incorporated for cleaning

  • Low fouling, easy cleaning and maintenance, high reliability