Projects

SPRING
Full Title: Setting the framework for the enhanced impact of SPIRE projects
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Start date:
1 September, 2017
SteamBIO
Full Title: Flexible Superheated Steam Torrefaction and Grinding of Indigenous Biomass from Remote Rural Sources to Produce Stable Densified Feedstocks for Chemical and Energy Applications
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SteamBio will demonstrate in fields and forests an innovative mobile superheated steam process. This process will convert agro-forestry residues into stable feedstock for biochemical and bioenergy...

Concept:
The overall SteamBio concept is to create a commercially viable platform that can stabilise biomass materials close to source for subsequent biochemical and bioenergy uses. The platform will be...
Start date:
1 February, 2015
STYLE
Full Title: Sustainability Toolkit for easY Life-cycle Evaluation
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Project STYLE ultimately seeks to identify and deliver a practical ‘toolkit’ that can be used by future EU projects and industry to assess the value (in sustainability terms) of new technologies...

Concept:
1. To identify best practice in sustainability evaluation, across multiple sectors in the process industries and through value chains, via inventory and classification of established approaches. 2....
Start date:
1 January, 2015
SUPRIME
Full Title: Sustainable and flexible powder metallurgy processes optimization by a holistic reduction of raw material resources and energy consumption.
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Start date:
3 August, 2017
SUSPIRE
Full Title: Sustainable Production of Industrial Recovered Energy using energy dissipative and storage technologies
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SusPIRE project assimilates in its conception the sustainable energy use challenge described in the European SETPLAN and in SPIRE road map. It addresses its efforts to energy intensive industries...

Start date:
1 October, 2015
SYMBIOPTIMA
Full Title: Human-mimetic approach to the integrated monitoring, management and optimization of a symbiotic cluster of smart production units
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SYMBIOPTIMA will improve European process industry efficiency levels by: (a) developing a crosssectorial energy & resource management platform for intra- and inter-cluster streams,...

Start date:
1 September, 2015
Systemic
Full Title: Systemic large scale eco-innovation to advance circular economy and mineral recovery from organic waste in Europe
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Concept:
SYSTEMIC will reach a break-through to re-enter recovered nutrients from organic waste into the production cycle. Consequently, this will offer solutions for pressing environmental issues and to...
Start date:
1 June, 2017
TASIO
Full Title: Waste Heat Recovery for Power Valorisation with Organic Rankine Cycle Technology in Energy Intensive Industries
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The main objective of the project is to develop solutions to recover the waste heat produced in energetic intensive processes of industrial sectors such as cement, glass, steelmaking and...

Concept:
In order to reach this objective several challenging innovative aspects will have to be approached by the consortium. It is planned to design and develop a multisectorial direct heat exchanger to...
Start date:
1 December, 2014