Petrographical properties and unusual features of Kangal coals, Sivas-Turkey


Toprak S., YALÇIN ERİK N.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF COAL GEOLOGY, vol.86, no.4, pp.297-305, 2011 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 86 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.coal.2011.03.002
  • Title of Journal : INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF COAL GEOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.297-305

Abstract

In Turkey, low-rank coal is used in three sectors: power generation industry, and household and commercial heating. Due to poor quality, coal is suitable for thermal power generation only. Kangal coal is of low-rank being mostly used in a thermal power station.