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tr. & intr.v. gas·i·fied, gas·i·fy·ing, gas·i·fies
To convert into or become gas.

gas′i·fi′a·ble adj.
gas′i·fi·ca′tion (-fĭ-kā′shən) n.
gas′i·fi′er n.
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Noun1.gasification - the process of changing into gas; "coal gas is produced by the gasification of coal"
chemical action, chemical change, chemical process - (chemistry) any process determined by the atomic and molecular composition and structure of the substances involved
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[ˌgæsɪfɪˈkeɪʃən] Ngasificación f
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Aldridge-based Kew Technology, in partnership with the Energy Technologies Institute, has developed the UK's first municipal waste gasification plant which can be used to produce clean electricity, heat, hydrogen and liquid fuels from waste.
The Docks Incinerator Action Group (DIAG) has said the facility will increase air pollution in the town - even if it meets industrial standards as the developers claim - and "toxic" particles emitted by the gasification plant will be so small they can pass into people's bloodstreams.
He explained that the import of liquefied natural gas (LNG) shipments stopped after local self-sufficiency was achieved, where Norway's HE[micro]egh gasification plant was dispensed, as Zohr's production reached 2bn cf per day.
Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf MNA Dr Ramesh Kumar Vankwani visited the Underground Coal Gasification plant near Islamkot on Sunday and held out assurances to over 450 workers of the plant that he would take up the issue of non-payment of their salaries and regularisation of jobs with the high authorities concerned.
'In fact, no commercial-scale gasification plant meant for the treatment of municipal solid waste exists anywhere in the world,' the group claims.
But the Kentucky firm later decided to drop its plans to convert it to a gasification plant for producing electricity.
The development of biomass gasification plant for energy generation is seen as a means of enhancing the environment acceptability of agricultural wastes as sources of energy as well as of increasing the overall efficiency of the conversion of the chemical energy in the wastes into electricity.
International Resource News-June 8, 2017--Environmental publication honours Aries Clean Energy's gasification plant
Such integration is often referred as trigeneration where gasification plant produce hydrogen, power and steam to fulfill refinery requirements and for export as well.
An example is one of Porvair's customers, a steel works in Korea, which gains more cost efficiency from using coal gas from its own gasification plant than using bought-in liquefied natural gas.