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Combustor nozzle for a fuel-flexible combustion system

United States Patent

March 22, 2011
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A combustor nozzle is provided. The combustor nozzle includes a first fuel system configured to introduce a syngas fuel into a combustion chamber to enable lean premixed combustion within the combustion chamber and a second fuel system configured to introduce the syngas fuel, or a hydrocarbon fuel, or diluents, or combinations thereof into the combustion chamber to enable diffusion combustion within the combustion chamber.
Haynes; Joel Meier (Niskayuna, NY), Mosbacher; David Matthew (Cohoes, NY), Janssen; Jonathan Sebastian (Troy, NY), Iyer; Venkatraman Ananthakrishnan (Mason, OH)
General Electric Company (Niskayuna, NY)
11/ 539,195
October 6, 2006
STATEMENT REGARDING FEDERALLY SPONSORED RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT This invention was made with Government support under contract number DE-FC26-03NT41776 awarded by the U.S. Department of Energy. The Government has certain rights in the invention.