Expected impacts

Strategic impacts of the project include:

  • Best practices for innovative polygeneration using renewable energy sources for industrial applications. 
  • Improved energy and environmental performance. Improved potential for investments of enterprises in such energy technology.
  • Replacement of natural gas and acetic acids by pyrolysis oil and organic acids respectively. 
  • More straightforward ways of using biomass resources, with limited modification to existing equipment. 
  • Reduction of investment costs to build new plants. 
  • Increased availability of pyrolysis for the European research community.