Show/Hide Toolbars

HOMER Grid 1.6

Navigation: Glossary

Generator Minimum Fossil Fraction

Scroll Prev Top Next More

HOMER Logo


 

Type:

Input Variable

Units:

%

Symbol:

symbols_x_fossil_star

The generator minimum fossil fraction is the minimum allowable fossil fraction for a cofired generator operating on a mixture of fossil fuel and biogas. Diesel engines require a certain minimum amount of diesel fuel to ensure proper ignition. Spark-ignition engines might not have any such requirement and, therefore, might be able to operate on pure biogas.

The Homer Support site has a searchable knowledgebase and additional support options. HOMER Online contains the latest information on model updates, as well as sample files, resource data, and contact information. ©2017 HOMER Energy, LLC