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NZ Herald: Pilot project to burn NZ coal underground

Peter Griffin posted in on June 14th, 2010.

Grant Bradley writes about a pilot project taking place, in Waikato, to test underground coal gasification (UCG), which makes use of inaccessible coal by turning it into a syngas which can be used to produce energy. The technology is already used elsewhere in the world. An excerpt: (read in full here) “The process has been […]

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