Projects

eCOCO2
Full Title: Direct electrocatalytic conversion of CO2 into chemical energy carriers in a co-ionic membrane reactor
Aim:

GHG emissions reduction policies to mitigate the alarming climate change can impact carbon-intensive industrial sectors, leading to loss of employment and competitiveness. Current multistage CCU...

Start date:
01/05/2019
End date:
31/05/2022
EMB3Rs
Full Title: Reusing excess Heat/Cold in a profitable way
Aim:

EMB3Rs aim to develop an excess HC (Heat/Cold) (re)use matching platform for industry and end users.

Concept:
The EMB3Rs platform will allow users to determine the costs and benefits related to excess HC utilisation routes and help establishing conditions for implementing the most promising solutions. It...
Start date:
02/09/2019
End date:
01/09/2022
ENSUREAL
Full Title: Integrated cross-sectorial approach for environmentally sustainable and resource-efficient alumina production
Aim:

The ambition of the ENSUREAL project is to demonstrate that a modified version of the Pedersen process can produce alumina from a wide range of minerals while not producing any waste materials....

Concept:
Compared to the established Bayer process for alumina production, the ENSUREAL process will increase alumina production yield by 15 percentile points and reduce energy consumption by 5.4 GJ/t of...
Start date:
03/08/2017
End date:
30/09/2021
EPOS
Full Title: Enhanced energy and resource Efficiency and Performance in process industry Operations via onsite and cross-sectorial Symbiosis
Aim:

The EPOS project brings together 5 global process industries from 5 key relevant sectors: steel, cement, chemicals, minerals and engineering. EPOS's main objective is to enable cross-sectorial...

Concept:
The ambition of the EPOS partners is to gain cross-sectorial knowledge and investigate cluster opportunities using an innovative Industrial Symbiosis platform to be developed and validated during the...
Start date:
01/10/2015
End date:
30/09/2019
ETEKINA
Full Title: HEAT PIPE TECHNOLOGY FOR THERMAL ENERGY RECOVERY IN INDUSTRIAL APPLICATIONS
Aim:

Demonstrate cost-effective waste heat recovery in industrial applications. Raise awareness of innovative heat recovery technologies that will be applied where the thermal energy is wasted....

Concept:
Project’s key goal is to improve the energy performance of industrial processes by supporting the development of heat recovery market in industry. ETEKINA aims to recover more than 40% of the waste...
Start date:
01/10/2017
End date:
30/09/2021
FACTLOG
Full Title: Energy-aware Factory Analytics for Process Industries
Aim:

Cognition can improve the behavior of a complex process system and FACTLOG offers a real-time processing layer where observations, knowledge and experience interoperate to understand and control...

Concept:
FACTLOG is driven by several specific business cases in the process industry and focuses in innovation about Analytics, AI and Optimization on the Deployment and Assessment of coherent Enhanced...
Start date:
01/11/2019
End date:
30/04/2023
FiberEUse
Full Title: Large scale demonstration of new circular economy value-chains based on the reuse of end-of-life fiber reinforced composites
Aim:

Glass and carbon fiber reinforced polymer composites (GFRP and CFRP) are increasingly used as structural materials in many manufacturing sectors like transport, constructions and energy due to...

Start date:
01/06/2017
End date:
31/05/2021
FISSAC
Full Title: Fostering industrial symbiosis for a sustainable resource intensive industry across the extended construction value chain
Aim:

The overall objective of FISSAC project is to develop and demonstrate a new paradigm built on an innovative industrial symbiosis model towards a zero waste approach in the resource intensive...

Concept:
A methodology and a software platform will be developed in order to implement the innovative industrial symbiosis model in a feasible scenario of industrial symbiosis synergies between industries (...
Start date:
01/09/2015
End date:
29/02/2020