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...
All You Need To Know About CfDs And Waste To Energy
After a two-year allocation hiatus, this week saw the second Contract for Difference (CfD) allocation round begin. With only less established technologies eligible to compete, and a “maxima” of 150MW applied to all fuelled technologies projects, this new framework has sparked widespread debate regarding the future for gasification and pyrolysis projects. At London’s upcoming World Waste to Energy & Resources Summit on May 23-24, a carefully crafted panel of experts will explore the impact...
Macrotek Presents At Gasification And Syngas Technologies Conference
Macrotek Inc., a major air pollution control designer and supplier, presented at this year’s Gasification and Syngas Technologies Conference in Vancouver, British Columbia. Macrotek President, Peter Ristevski, highlighted its SULFCAT™ technology – Macrotek’s innovative method of H2S removal. This unique technology uses an innovative catalytic reagent to convert the H2S into solid sulfur, a saleable by-product. The reagent is not consumed in the process. Chemical consumption is significant...
Developments in biogas standardization
The ISO standardization institute established a technical committee TC 255 “Biogas” which is developing new standards since 2015. TC 255 is developing standards about biogas installations, such as fermentation, biogas treatment, biogas upgrading & liquefaction, flares, gasification, power to gas etcetera. The sizes of the installations vary from domestic and farm scale to industrial scale. The focus is on safety, environmental and performance aspects. Experts of Hofstetter in the area of flares,...
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...