GTC has issued a call for presentations for the 2015 Gasification Technologies Conference (October 11-14, 2015). GTC is interested in receiving presentation abstracts on the range of gasification feedstocks and applications, the global gasification market, equipment advances, small scale gasifiers, and project and technology updates.
2015 GTC Conference Call for Presentations
ANDRITZ and Metsä Fibre successfully perform joint program to eliminate fossil fuel use in lime kiln at Joutseno mill, Finland
NDRITZ and Metsä Fibre have successfully collaborated on a program to maximize reduction of the use of fossil fuels, as well as improve the overall performance of the lime kiln at the Joutseno mill in Finland. The goal of the program, entitled “Gasification Plant 100% Utilization Rate”, was to maximize the availability of all equipment, including the wood processing plant, dryer, gasification plant, and lime kiln, as well as the lime kiln burner and its heat transfer system. As a result of...
2016 Gasification & Syngas Technologies Conference Program
GSTC is hosting its annual conference Octobeer 16-19, 2016 in Vancouver, Canada. GSTC has now posted a preliminary 2016 Gasification and Syngas Technologies Conference Program on the GSTC website at www.gasification-syngas.org. In recognition of our new strategic partnership with The Methanol Institute, the 2016 conference program contains sessions on methanol production and emerging methanol markets. In addition, the program includes a syngas to fuel cells session, along with several sessions on biomass and...
Problem-solving Studies on Biomass Gasification, Waste Water Treatment Enabled by VR Grants
Bio4Energy researchers have won funds for carrying out scientific studies on reducing soot formation in biomass gasification for making biofuels, as well as two projects on water purification in developing countries. The prestigious Swedish Research Council (VR) announced a number of decisions on research funding this week, with the grants to Bio4Energy`s researchers corresponding to the `Natural and Engineering Sciences` and `Development Research` categories. Bio4Energy PIs Kentaro Umeki, Stina Jansson and...
Professor Mohammad Asadullah`s presentation on biomass now available to download
Professor Mohammad Asadullah of UITM gave an informative and comprehensive overview concerning the potential for commercial exploitation of biomass energy and in particular the opportunities in Malaysia. The talk highlighted that biomass gasification to produce burnable gas is one of the most promising technologies to exploit renewable energy for power generation and steam production for industrial heating. The technological challenges and the effects of the various parameters in supply chain management,...
South African Underground Coal Gasification Association – SAUCGA
Clarke Energy will be giving a presentation in South African Underground Coal Gasification Association – SAUCGA on 24th August 2015, with Alan Fletcher, main board director, talking about ‘Power Generation from Coal-Derived Syngas using Reciprocating Engines.’ The purpose of this event is to provide an opportunity for participants to gain information on the latest trends and developments in under ground coal gasification, both in Southern Africa and globally, and thereby to ensure that this...