Specialty Chief Editor
Advanced Clean Fuel Technologies
The Advanced Clean Fuel Technologies section aims to assist the reorientation of fossil fuel utilization in socioeconomic systems nowadays, that emphasizes the control of pollution and CO2 emission. Chemical and thermochemical conversion processes of fossil fuels for clean and high efficient purpose are the primary focus of the section. We welcome contributions on clean and advanced power technologies/systems, pollutant emission control, fundamental and applied solutions for higher efficiency, and incorporation of renewable energy into fossil fuel utilization. Themes that fit within the scope of the section include studies involving:
· Co-utilization of coal and biomass with low or negative CO2 emission
· Clean coal technologies
· Low -carbon fuels
· Polygeneration methods that rely on coal pyrolysis/gasification leading to high value chemicals and carbon-based materials
· Clean and high-efficient utilization of natural gas and natural gas hydrate
· Clean and high-efficient utilization of petroleum and its mixture with bio-oil
· Co-refining of petroleum and coal, as well petroleum and bio-oil
· Pollutant emission control before, during and after fuel conversion
· Novel/advanced approaches in fuel and gas clean-up and upgrading
· Optimization of system design and operation including solutions to corrosion, slagging, and deposition
· System integration and optimization that incorporate renewable energy into fossil fuels
· Data science in advanced clean fuel technologies
Contributions made to this section must have a clear focus on clean technologies and display reproducible data sets.
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Advanced Clean Fuel Technologies welcomes submissions of the following article types: Brief Research Report, Correction, Data Report, Editorial, General Commentary, Hypothesis & Theory, Methods, Mini Review, Opinion, Original Research, Perspective, Policy and Practice Reviews, Review, Technology and Code.
All manuscripts must be submitted directly to the section Advanced Clean Fuel Technologies, where they are peer-reviewed by the Associate and Review Editors of the specialty section.
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