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Fuel synthesis from SEG for transport sector with negative emissions presented at GHGT
The analysis of “Sorption enhanced gasification (SEG) of biomass with CO2 capture for the production of Synthetic Natural Gas (SNG) and DME for transport sector with negative emissions” has been presented during the 14th International Conference on GreenHouse Gas Control Technologies (GHGT-14) held in Melbourne in October, 21st-26th. The full presentation is available in the...
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FLEDGED process heat integration at SDEWES conference
A preliminary analysis of heat integration structure of the FLEDGED process has been presented during the 13th Conference on Sustainable Development of Energy, Water and Environment Systems (SDEWES), held in Palermo on September 30th – October 4th, 2018, with the title “Preliminary Simulation Study and Heat Integration of a Highly Intensified and Flexible Process for...
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FLEDGED sharing innovation at the 3rd clustering meeting on CCS/CCU/alternative fuels H2020 projects
FLEDGED project participated to the 3rd clustering meeting on H2020 projects in the area of CCS/CCU/Alternative Fuels and Flexible Power Plants on 21st September in INEA (Brussels). It was a great occasion to set up cooperation and joint activities between projects with similar concepts and goals. Giulio Guandalini presented ⁦the FLEDGED project concept of producing...
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ECN part of TNO presented FLEDGED at the 8th International DME conference in Sacramento
FLEDGED project has been presented by Jaap Vente (ECN part of TNO) at the 8th International DME Conference (DME-8) held in Hyatt Regency Sacramento, Sacramento, California on 10 – 12th September 2018. The full presentation on the thermodynamics of CO/CO2 conversion to liquid fuels and different options for Sorption Enhnaced DME Synthesis can be dowloaded...
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FLEDGED project at 12th ECCRIA conference
Isabel Martinez (CSIC) presented FLEDGED project at 12th The European Conference on Fuel and Energy Research and its Applications – ECCRIA 12 held in September 5-7, 2018 in Cardiff (UK). Main topic is the experimental investigation on sorption enhanced gasification (SEG) of biomass in a fluidized bed reactor for producing a tailored syngas performed in the...
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Poster on DME synthesis phenomena at GIC 2018
Simone Guffanti (POLIMI) presented at the XX National Conference on Catalysis a poster on the effects of intraparticle diffusion phenomena on Dimethyl Ether direct Synthesis. The conference took place on 2-5th September 2018 in Milan.
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FLEDGED process presented at the 16th International Conference on Carbon Dioxide Utilization
FLEDGED project has been presented by Jaap Vente (ECN part of TNO) at the 16th International Conference on Carbon Dioxide Utilization held in Rio de Janeiro on 27 – 30th August 2018. The full presentation on the thermodynamics of CO/CO2 conversion to liquid fuels and different options for Sorption Enhnaced DME Synthesis can be dowloaded...
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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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