The 2nd meeting of the COALBYPRO project took place in UCT’s facilities in Prague on the 23rd – 24th of May 2018. During the meeting, the partners presented the first results of the project and discussed the next steps.
TVIP (Týdne výzkumu a inovací pro praxi a životní prostředí - Week of research and innovation for practice and the environment)
In the TVIP2018 conference (www.tretiruka.cz - in Czech only), the University of Chemistry and Technology Prague (UCT), presented the COALBYPRO project. During the presentation, the partners of the project where presented and then basic information was provided such as the aim of the project that is to evaluate the sorption properties of the crude as well as modified coal fly ashes and zeolites. The presentation also summarised data from analytical and experimental methods that were used (XRF analysis, BET surface measurement, laboratory sorption apparatuses etc). Finally, the presentation briefly mentioned the pilot scale unit, which is currently located at the Prunéřov II power plant.
TVIP (Týdne výzkumu a inovací pro praxi a životní prostředí - Week of research and innovation for practice and the environment) is an annual event for presenting innovative and environmental friendly technologies, sustainable power industry etc. The conference took place in Hustopece, Czech Republic, 6-8 March 2018
You can find the poster of the coference here.
The upcoming 9th International Freiberg Conference on IGCC & XtL Technologies will focus on issues associated with closing the carbon cycle and the role of
coal in a circular carbon economy.
For more information here.
The kick-off meeting of the COALBYPRO project took place in Athens, at "TITANIA" Hotel, on September 4th, 2017. During the meeting, the partners presented the organisation they represent and discussed the activities of the project.