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Loose corn stover (left) did not burn efficiently in UMM's biomass plant so operators will try a compacted version in test burns later this month.

Modified fuel might be answer for UMM gasifier

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By Tom Larson

Sun Tribune

After months of trying to figure out how to change its unique biomass gasifier to operate using corn stover as fuel, University of Minnesota, Morris officials are trying instead to change the fuel to fit the burner.


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