Projects

COZMOS
Full Title: Efficient CO2 conversion over multisite Zeolite-Metal nanocatalysts to fuels and OlefinS
Aim:

What if we were able to use CO2 and H2 from renewable energy sources as fuel and chemical feedstocks, and thus decrease CO2 emissions and displace fossil fuels at...

Start date:
01/05/2019
End date:
30/04/2023
DESTINY
Full Title: Development of an Efficient Microwave System for Material Transformation in  energy INtensive processes for an improved Yield
Aim:

The DESTINY project aims to realize a functional, green and energy saving, scalable and replicable solution, employing microwave energy for continuous material processing in energy intensive...

Concept:
The DESTINY concept will be proved in two demo sites located in Spain and Germany, covering high energy demanding sectors of strategic interest as Ceramic (Pigments), Cement (Calcined clay) and Steel...
Start date:
01/10/2018
End date:
31/03/2022
LIBERATE
Full Title: Lignin Biorefinery Approach using Electrochemical Flow
Aim:

Liberate represents a powerhouse consortium, including three major multinational chemical companies, Evonik (ERE), Perstorp (PER), Oxiris (OXI), SMEs (Chimar, Megara, NX Filtration, Condias, Enso...

Concept:
Liberate will deliver a pilot scale electrochemical plant to demonstrate the commercial opportunities of converting low cost lignin feedstocks in high value biosustainable chemicals. Liberate will...
Start date:
01/10/2018
End date:
30/09/2022
PERFORM
Full Title: PowerPlatform: Establishment of platform infrastructure for highly selective electrochemical conversions
Aim:

The technologies to be developed in the PERFORM project are directed towards highly efficient and integrated electrochemical systems which substantially improve oxidative chemical transformations...

Concept:
PERFORM provides solutions for the need for the electrification of the chemical industry and will establish a flexible PowerPlatform pilot plant to be used also after the end of the project, allowing...
Start date:
01/01/2019
End date:
31/12/2022
SIMPLIFY
Full Title: Sonication and Microwave Processing of Material Feedstock
Aim:

SIMPLIFY aims at enabling the electrification of the chemical process industry – and in particular the specialty chemicals industries – by moving from batch to continuous production with...

Start date:
01/11/2018
End date:
30/04/2023