Tag: bioliq

The Pyromaniax, Class of 2015: The Top 10 Pyrolysis projects in renewable fuels

The Pyromaniax, Class of 2015: The Top 10 Pyrolysis projects in renewable fuels

August 3, 2015 |

It’s been around for a generation or so — fast pyrolysis, that is. Though in the original low-tech incarnation — known as “cooking fire” — pyrolysis has been around since the dawn of man. But the numbers have never been so close to commercial, even in these days of low fossil fuel energy prices. Who’s in […]

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Residual biomass process proven at KIT’s bioliq pilot plant in Germany

Residual biomass process proven at KIT’s bioliq pilot plant in Germany

December 22, 2014 |

In Germany, the bioliq pilot plant at Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) has launched successfully after EUR 64 million in investment. All of the plant’s stages, which produce synthetic fuels from residual biomass, have been successfully connected: flash pyrolysis, high-pressure entrained flow gasification, hot gas cleaning, and synthesis. As the bioliq process is based on […]

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Air Liquide completes second stage of biofuels pilot unit

Air Liquide completes second stage of biofuels pilot unit

March 11, 2013 |

In Germany, Air Liquide has completed the second stage of a biofuels pilot unit at Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe, which produces second generation biofuel from straw, wood, and plant matter. The project is a joint effort with the Karlsruhe Institute for Technology (KIT). The process, called bioliq, will enable the transformation of bioliqsynCrude generated from straw into […]

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