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Higher heating value

EPA Glossary of Climate Change TermsEPA Glossary of Climate Change Terms
Quantity of heat liberated by the complete combustion of a unit volume or weight of a fuel assuming that the produced water vapor is completely condensed and the heat is recovered; also known as gross calorific value. SeeĀ lower heating value.
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