Patent Number: 8,585,786

Title: Methods and systems for briquetting solid fuel

Abstract: In embodiments of the present invention improved capabilities are described for a system and method for briquetting solid fuel before or after treatment with electromagnetic energy. In the system and method, solid fuel is transported through a continuous feed solid fuel treatment facility, treated using electromagnetic energy, and briquetted after treatment.

Inventors: Drozd; J. Michael (Raleigh, NC), Lawson; Steven L. (Marietta, GA), Druga; Michael C. (Lawrenceville, GA), Lang; Frederick Christopher (Sugar Hill, GA), Surma; Jan M. (Lawrenceville, GA), Bullis; Herbie L. (Punta Gorda, FL)

Assignee: CoalTek, Inc.

International Classification: C10L 5/14 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 1/19/12018