Hot air is added to the pulverized coal powder and it is burned. The burning coal heats a boiler which makes steam to power a generator that creates electricity.
Coal from which most of the gases have been removed by heating: it burns with intense heat and little smoke, and is used as an industrial fuel
A black porous form of carbon produced by heating wood or bone in little or no air. Charcoal is used as a fuel, for drawing, and in air and water filters.
Lead is defined as a heavy, soft, flexible metal.
Soot is a black powdery dirt made from carbon that usually comes from burning organic matter.
A table in which the chemical elements are arranged in order of increasing atomic number. Elements with similar properties are arranged in the same column (called a group), and elements with the same number of electron shells are arranged in the same row (called a period).
A copy of an electronic document sent to people in addition to the addressed recipient.
A very soft, black, hexagonal mineral of pure carbon, formed in thin plates and found in metamorphic rocks: used in making electrodes, paints, the lead of pencils, etc.
an abundant nonmetallic tetravalent element occurring in three allotropic forms: amorphous carbon and graphite and diamond; occurs in all organic compounds
The definition of a copy is an exact duplicate of someone or something.
A reproduction or copy of a work of art, esp. a copy by the maker of the original
Paper used in the carbon process
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