Scrap tires as an alternative fuel for cement production in Kuwait
Cement production produces very high greenhouse gas emissions, which can be reduced by using alternative fuels. As part of a test run at a cement plant in Kuwait, the effects of co-combustion of scrap tires on the environment and product quality were examined.
TO-SYN-FUEL project: first consortium meeting in Rotterdam
Members of twelve SME, industrial, and scientific partners, co-ordinated by Fraunhofer UMSICHT, and representatives of the European Commission participated in the second consortium meeting in Rotterdam, Netherlands, on the 26th of October 2017.
Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft brings new bio-energy technology to Canada
On October 24th 2017, Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft and the University of Alberta signed a research collaboration agreement to launch a new Technology Platform partnership. The Platform will support joint projects that develop new energy technologies and test them with Alberta feedstock material.