Past Events

75th IEA-FBC Meeting

Date: October 23-25, 2017
Location: Skive, Denmark

Focus: Joint Meeting with IEA Bioenergy Task 33


1. B. Leckner: Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden - Heat and mass transfer to fuel particles in fluidized bed combustors and gasifiers 

2. M. Kuba: bioenergy 2020+ - Ash and bed material research in fluidized bed gasification of biomass from lab- to industrial scale 

3. R. Hughes: CanmetENERGY, Canada - Co-firing of torrefied biomass and coal in oxy-FBC with ilemenite bed material 

4. A. Larsson: Gothenburg Energy, Sweden - GoBiGas - 10 000 hours of gasification 

5. K. Park: KEPCO, South Korea - Biomass utilization status and example in fluidized bed boilers in Korea 

6. T. Kumagai: IHI Corp., Japan - Fluidized bed gasification and combustion of biomass

7. J. Isaksson: Valmet, Finland - State of art CFB gasifiers and boilers for biomass and waste 

8. E. Vainio: Abo Akademi University, Finland - Low-temperature corrosion in fluidized bed combustion of biomass 

9. P. Clough: Cranfield University, UK - Hydrogen production from biomass feedstocks utilising a spout fluidized bed reactor 

10. A. G. Barea: University of Seville, Spain - Opportunities of hybridization of CSP plants by biomass gasification

11. P. Knutsson: Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden - Bed material-alkali interactions during fuel conversion in fluidized bed

12. A. Nikolopoulos: CERTH, Greece - Assessing CFB combustors flexibility with respect to load changes and fuel type 

13. J. Lyu: Tsinghua University, China - Research, development and its application of ciclulating fluidized bed boiler technology in China

14. F. Benedikt: Vienna University of Technoogy, Austria - Results from the 100 kW dual fluidized bed gasifier at Vienna University of Technology

15. M. Insa: EDF, France - Biggest BFB for biomass combustion in France - Lessons learned

16. K. Whitty: University of Utah, USA - Wrap up