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Volume 182, 201817th International Conference Diagnostics of Machines and Vehicles
|Number of page(s)||8|
|Section||Diagnostics of Machines and Vehicles|
|Published online||30 July 2018|
Use of biogas to power diesel engines with common rail fuel systems
University of Warmia and Mazury in Olsztyn, Faculty od Technical Science, 11 Oczapowskiego str, 10-957 Olsztyn, Poland
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The limited resources of fossil fuels, as well as the search for a reduction in emissions of carbon dioxide and other toxic compounds to the atmosphere have prompted the search for new, alternative energy sources. One of the potential fuels which may be widely used in the future as a fuel is biogas which can be obtained from various types of raw materials. The article presents selected results as regards the effects of the proportion of biogas of various compositions on the course of combustion in a dual-fuel diesel engine with a Common Rail fuel system. The presented study results indicate the possibility for the use of fuels of this type in diesel engines; although changes are necessary in the manner of controlling liquid fuel injection.
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