PFBC

AcronymDefinition
PFBCPressurized Fluidized-Bed Combustion
PFBCPennsylvania Fish & Boat Commission
PFBCParents for Barefoot Children
PFBCPersonal Finance Boot Camp
PFBCPark Forest Baptist Church (State College, PA)
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Despite its advantages, PFBC "will not reach commercial fruition until 2010" said Disbrow.
In the PFBC process, jets of air in a fluidized bed suspend a mixture of coal and limestone or dolomite during combustion, converting the mixture into a suspension of red-hot particles that flows like a fluid.
The analysis can assist in the design and optimization of a PFBC power plant.
Second-generation PFBC systems overcome this efficiency limitation by adding a topping combustor that increases the temperature of the PFBC exhaust to over 2100[deg.]F (at the expander inlet).
US-based Chinese-American commercial bank Preferred Bank (NASDAQ: PFBC) has signed a definitive stock purchase agreement whereby Preferred will acquire all of the outstanding shares of US-based United International Bank, the company said.
It trusts only the circulating fluidized-bed combustion (CFBC) technology and does not consider the more advanced and efficient but premature pressurized fluidized-bed combustion (PFBC) option.
Interest in pressurized fluidized-bed combustion (PFBC) increased significantly in the 1970s.
The emission of N[O.sub.x] in a classical PFBC pilot device (pressure 1.2 MPa, bed temperature 860 [degrees]C) with capacity 1 MW (ABB) was measured to be 120-190 mg/[m.sup.3] (flue gas contained 6% [O.sub.2]), which is a little less than emissions of N[O.sub.x] from CFBC.
Preferred Bank (NASDAQ: PFBC),an independent commercial bank focusing on the California market, has said that it will be included in the S&P SmallCap 600 GICS Regional Banks Sub-Industry index effective as of July 6, 2018.
21 July 2015 - US-based Chinese-American commercial bank Preferred Bank (NASDAQ: PFBC) has signed a definitive stock purchase agreement whereby Preferred will acquire all of the outstanding shares of US-based United International Bank, the company said.