Collaborative Research and Demonstration project within the Energy programme of the European Union.


Project Acronym BioBoost
Project Reference 282873 in FP7
Theme ENERGY.2011.3.7-1: Development of new or improved sustainable bio-energy carriers
Contract type Collaborative project
Coordinator Karlsruher Institut fuer Technologie (KIT)
Consortium 13 Beneficiaries from 6 countries
Start 01/2012
Duration 42 month
Budget 7.3 Mio €
Funding 5.1 Mio €

Project structure

The project addresses the complete value chain from feedstock potential, the investigation of pyrolysis and hydrothermal carbonisation conversion technologies, the optimisation of transport and logistics to the exploitation of the energy carrier and its by-products. The techno/economic and environmental assessment includes the complete supply chain.

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