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A TECHNO-ECONOMIC FEASIBILITY ANALYSIS OF THE GASIFICATION OF USED TIRES FOR ENERGY GENERATION IN TURKEY

  • Iskender Gökalp - ICARE , Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, France
  • Oguz Kaya - PRO-SIS Mühendislik, Turkey
  • Serden Keçecioglu - Kristal Partners, Turkey
  • Deger Boden - Boden-Law, Turkey

DOI 10.31025/2611-4135/2019.13843

Released under CC BY-NC-ND

Copyright: © 2019 CISA Publisher

Editorial History

  • Received: 19 Feb 2019
  • Revised: 25 Jun 2019
  • Accepted: 02 Jul 2019
  • Available online: 22 Aug 2019

Abstract

A techno-economic feasibility analysis for a 5 MWe scrap tire granulés gasification facility is presented. Electricity generation is based on gas engines with the option of waste heat recovery. Based on our previous work, it is demonstrated that the best thermochemical option for waste tire disposal and energetic valorization is gasification using a mixture of preheated air and steam as the gasification agent. Also based on our previous work, the best gasification technology is shown to be the circulating fluidized bed technology. The study shows that under the regulatory and financial conditions prevalent in Turkey, the project is both technically and economically feasible.

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