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2019
Foto: Mikal Schlosser
16 DEC

CO2 must be captured - and exploited

Researchers will develop a mobile plant that can capture CO2 before it is released into the atmosphere. The unwanted greenhouse gas will instead be exploited for new products

CO2 separation and CO2 storage Bioenergy Energy production
Photo: Colourbox
07 MAY

A novel concept for bio-fuel production

Catalytic hydro-pyrolysis is a strong candidate for conversion of biomass into liquid fuels for vehicles and airplanes. The technology can be viewed as part of the solution...

Energy storage Bioenergy
Photo: Colourbox
01 MAY

CO2 as a valuable byproduct from biogas

Upgrading of biogas into methane mainly implies removal of CO2 from the biogas. A project at DTU Chemical Engineering strives to make use of this CO2.

Bioenergy Energy efficiency CO2 separation and CO2 storage
Photo: Colourbox
24 APR

Chemical engineering tools for green oils

The properties of oil produced from biological feedstock are very different from fossil-based oils. A consistent effort in the KT Consortium assists in providing the necessary...

Bioenergy Software and programming
Photo: Colourbox
11 APR

Boosting the efficiency of biogas plants

Laboratory experiments have shown pretreatment with ammonia able to increase methane production from manure fibres by more than 200 per cent. Pilot Plant tests will take...

Bacteria and microorganisms Bioenergy Energy efficiency
2018
Photo: Biogasclean
21 DEC

Biogas technology to produce future green raw materials

DTU will be contributing to the development of a more profitable way of producing biogas, opening up for the production of biofuels for trucks and planes.

Bioenergy Energy production Energy systems CO2 separation and CO2 storage Environment and pollution
Photo: EnviDan
22 OCT

Increasing biogas yield from manure

A new method makes agricultural manure far more suitable as a raw material for biogas.

Bacteria and microorganisms Organic chemistry Bioenergy Energy production
2017
Moments from DTU Energys PhD Symposium 2016
30 MAY

DTU Energy’s annual PhD symposium on 17 November 2017

DTU Energy invites companies and partners to participate in the department’s annual PhD symposium. The venue of the symposium is DTU’s meeting centre, building...

Energy Bioenergy Fuel cells Energy efficiency Energy storage Solar energy Electromagnetism Electrochemistry
Foto: Martin Dam Kristensen
24 MAR

Upgrading of biogas at full speed

Biogas is currently not as valuable as natural gas. But it could be.

Bioenergy Energy storage
Foto: Martin Dam Kristensen
24 MAR

Modular plants to upgrade biogas

A new concept makes investing in the required upgrading technology affordable for the biogas sector.

Bioenergy Energy storage
Foto: Ulrik M. Eriksen
24 MAR

Hydrogen from 'reverse fuel' cells

Haldor Topsøe’s plant produces hydrogen using electrolysis based on patented technology developed in partnership with DTU. The process fits well with biogas...

Bioenergy Fuel cells Energy storage Energy systems
2016
HiGradeGas
14 MAR

Now trucks and buses will run on manure

By upgrading biogas from manure and other sources it can be used in the form of methane as fuel for heavy vehicles. Novel nanostructured materials will make this upgrade...

Energy Bioenergy Nanoparticles Transport and logistics
04 FEB

Naturlige mikroorganismer skal rense drikkevand for pesticider

Vi har gennem de seneste år påvist, at en række pesticider kan nedbrydes af naturlige bakterier i vandværksfiltre. Det er i sig selv meget opmuntrende...

Bioenergy
Photo: Lemvig Biogasanlæg
19 JAN

From wind to gas

Wind energy can be converted into methane gas and stored in the Danish natural gas grid. As an added bonus, the biogas plants eliminate their carbon emissions using a new...

Bioenergy Energy production Power stations Energy storage Wind energy Innovation and product development Organic chemistry
Photo: Mikal Schlosser
19 JAN

110 octane fuel from wind and manure

In a basement in North Zealand, a small test set-up is producing the carbon-neutral fuel—methanol. Chemically pure, odourless and burning with a clear blue flame...

Bioenergy Wind energy Energy production Energy storage Energy efficiency Climate adaption CO2 separation and CO2 storage
2015
2014
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02 DEC

Aircraft fuels must be sustainable in the future

In the near future car traffic will be able to run on electricity but air traffic remains dependent on liquid fuel. The National Food Institute, Technical University of...

Environment and pollution Bioenergy Health and diseases Food production Food technology
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30 APR

Environmentally sustainable fuels from waste materials from food production

Petroleum-based fuels and chemicals contribute to the production of greenhouse gases and are a limited resource. In a PhD project at the National Food Institute, Technical...

Biotechnology and biochemistry Bioenergy Biological systems Energy Climate change Food, fish and agriculture Food technology
PhD defence on the topic of alternative fuel production
02 APR

PhD defence on the topic of alternative fuel production

The National Food Institute, Technical University of Denmark, invites you to Johan Alftrén’s PhD defence on development of methods to produce alternative fuels...

Biotechnology and biochemistry Bioenergy Food production Food technology
2013
Aydin Golabgir-Anbarani. Photo: Christian Ove Carlsson
01 NOV

The Best Experience a PhD Student Can Wish for

The above statement was uttered by PhD student Aydin Golabgir-Anbarani in the bus from Sorø Science Centre to DTU Sustain in Hørsholm. Aydin and 19 other...

Bioenergy Biological systems Enzymes and proteins Fermentation