|Year Level(s)||Years 7-10|
|Subject Area(s)||Geography Science SOSE General Science Chemistry Earth & Environmental Science|
|Topic(s)||Coal & Low Emission Technology Energy Mining Gas|
|Resource Type||Fact Sheet|
Find out how emissions from coal-burning can be reduced by turning the coal into syngas. This is a fact sheet describing methods of coal gasification, and how the resulting syngas can drive a combined cycle power generator. It lists the advantages of the technology, including low emissions and increased efficiency as well as the disadvantages.
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Key learning objectives
Science Understanding: Chemical sciences; Earth and space sciences; Physical sciences