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Domestic heat generation with fast pyrolysis bio-oil – Invitation to an European Workshop

The consortium of the European research project “Residue2Heat” cordially invites interested experts to participate in an international workshop on the topic “Generation of space heating with renewable rapid pyrolysis bio-oil”. The workshop is the closing event of the research project … Continue reading

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Our projectpartner BTG-BTL sold their first production plant for sustainable oil

Finland will invest €100 million in several stages in a new and sustainable Dutch technology that makes it possible to produce oil from various waste materials including wood waste. The initial investment of 25 million euros will be used for … Continue reading

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Sustainability and lifecycle assessment of pyrolysis oil production and application

Sustainability assessment Sustainability means that the needs of the present generation are met without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs. The concept of sustainability is made tangible by definition of sustainability principles, criteria and measurable … Continue reading

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Residue2Heat: Current status of the research on renewable residential heating with fast pyrolysis bio-oil

This challenging EU H2020 project Residue2Heat is now running for about 2.5 years and it is in that sense an unique project that it covers the whole chain of biofuel production to the end-user. I’ll try to summarize the current … Continue reading

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Ginevra Fabiani successfully defended her master thesis

On 19th of April 2018, Ginevra Fabiani successfully defended her master thesis entitled “Application of biomass ash from FPBO production to grassland: effects on chemical and microbiological properties” within the framework of our Residue2Heat project. The master work performed under … Continue reading

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D3.6 Physico chemical properties of Blends

This deliverable is the first one in a series of deliverables describing the physico-chemical properties of fast pyrolysis bio-oil (FPBO) blends of different feedstock. It is known that blending of bio-oils may not necessarily yield similar products than producing bio-oils … Continue reading

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Updated Project Posters

Recently the Residue2Heat consortium has updated their project posters. The posters present a summary of the project concept, objectives and planned impacts, with a focus on the project case studies and novel technologies. Furthermore, a dedicated poster showing the latest insights … Continue reading

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Residue2Heat project partners met for the 4th General Assembly Meeting in Innsbruck

The Residue2Heat partners have met each other in Innsbruck, Austria for its 4th General Assembly Meeting to identify and discuss the latest insights in the context of the development of FPBO based residential heating systems. Thanks to our partners Marina Fernandez-Delgado … Continue reading

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D 5.1 Compatibility of burner components with FPBO – Executive Summary

All fuel leading parts of a residential heating system have to be compatible with Fast Pyrolysis Bio-oil (FPBO). In scope of Task 5.1 standard burner components used in residential heating appliances have been tested in terms of long term operability … Continue reading

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Residue2Heat Spring 2017 General Assembly meeting takes place in Naples

We are pleased to announce that the next meeting will take place in Naples/IT on February 8-10, 2017. Thanks to our partners Raffaella Calabria and Patrizio Massoli from the Istituto Motori at the National Research Council, we have been invited … Continue reading

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