Project news

Isabel Martínez and Juha Palonen hosted at USTUTT-IFK facilities for gasification tests
Productive week at IFK gasification facility, where Selina Hafner (University Of Stuttgart) hosted Isabel Martínez (CSIC) and Juha Palonen (Sumitomo SHI FW) to play with her 200 kW gasifier. A lot of biomass ashed… What a fun! FLEDGED project includes the validation of flexible operation of sorption-enhanced gasification in an industrialy relevant environment. Moreover, the...
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FLEDGED project at 25th International Conference on Chemical Reaction Engineering (ISCRE 25)
ECN and Politecnico di Milano presented activities related with FLEDGED project at 25th International Conference on Chemical Reaction Engineering – ISCRE 25 (May 20-23, 2018, Firenze, Italy). Main topics are preliminary results of experimental campaign on regeneration strategies for the sorbent used in sorption enhanced DME synthesis step and reactors modelling activities for thermodynamic and kinetic...
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FLEDGED at H2020 Biofuels and alternative fuels meeting
FLEDGED project participated to the 2nd clustering meeting on H2020 projects in the area of Biofuels and Alternative Fuels on 7 June 2018 in INEA (Brussels). It was a great occasion to set up cooperation and joint activities between projects with similar concepts and goals. Have a look to the H2020 projects in the field...
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FLEDGED project presented at LUT Open Science day
Jouni Ritvanen advertised the FLEDGED project at University of Lappeenranta LES Open science day.
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3rd Project meeting in Stuttgart
The FLEDGED project advances fast and the consortium comes together for checking the state of the activities, debating on outcomes and deciding for the next steps. University of Stuttgart hosted the 3rd project meeting on May, 23-24th 2018. The partners visited the 200 kWth pilot plant for fluidized bed gasification where the test on SEG are...
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FLEDGED project at 23rd International conference on Fludized Bed Conversion
University of Stuttgart and Lappeenranta University presented FLEDGED project at 23rd International conference on Fludized Bed Conversion – FBC 23 (May 13-17, 2018, Seoul, Korea). Main topics are preliminary results of experimental campaign on SEG in the 200 kWth facility and modelling of gasification in the dual fluidized bed process. Presentations available in the download section.
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FLEDGED at H2020 Workshop on Bioenergy, Advanced Biofuels and Renewable Fuels
H2020 Workshop on Bioenergy, Advanced Biofuels and Renewable Fuels at EC in Brussels: FLEDGED is there with several other H2020 projects in the same field. Learn more about our process.  
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Second project newsletter released
The second FLEDGED project newsletter has been released: have a look to the last progresses of the project!
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CSIC-ICP researcher Dalia Liuzzi visiting ECN for investigation on sorbent regeneration
Ongoing tests are helping finding better operating conditions for the SEDMES process, involving optimal functioning of both the catalyst and the adsorbent. More recently, cooperation between CISC-ICP and ECN has intensified with the starting of advanced SEDMES testing with CSIC synthesised catalyst materials at ECN laboratories. The picture shows CSIC-ICP researcher Dalia Liuzzi (right) and...
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FLEDGED at DME Sustainable Mobility Workshop
FLEDGED project has been presented at the one-day, invitation-only “DME Sustainable Mobility Workshop” in Aachen on March, 15th 2018. Project coordinator, Matteo Romano, and Jurriaan Boon (ECN) answered to all the questions of the stakeholders. This event provides an opportunity for industry members to inform, discuss, and strategize on the subject of DME and its...
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