The Wobbe number for a given area (an index related to energy flow rate to a combustion device) should remain within [+ or -]4% of the local historical average or established target gas value, subject to a maximum limit of 1,400 Btu/scf.
What does WN stand for?
WN stands for Wobbe Number
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- Well Nourished
- Werenet (website)
- What Now?
- What's New?
- White Nationalist
- White Noise
- Why Not
- Wigan (Lancashire, United Kingdom postal code)
- Will Not
- Wincor Nixdorf
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From the point of view of running combustion equipment, beside LHV in case of gaseous fuels, the Wobbe number is also a very important parameter that shows the heat load of combustion equipment and can be calculated from: [W.
It says LNG from places such as Qatar, Algeria and Nigeria will need nitrogen injection to reach the Wobbe numbers specified by Algonquin.