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Bio4Fuels Days 2019 presentations, pictures and videos

Bio4Fuels Days 2019 presentations, pictures and videos

During the three days' conference in November 2019 there were a number of presentations from policy makers, industry and scientists. We have gathered them here!

Key research for the sustainable management of land resources

Key research for the sustainable management of land resources

The IPCC recently published a special report on climate change and land. Bio4Fuels, a Centre for Environment-friendly Energy Research (FME), contributes with key research and innovation on important issues addressed in the IPCC-report.  

Bio4Fuels Days 2019: Building a Sustainable European Biofuel Industry

Bio4Fuels Days 2019: Building a Sustainable European Biofuel Industry

The 2019 Bio4Fuels Days gathered key actors in Gothenburg to address the main objective of sustainable biofuel implementation prospects in Norway, Sweden and the UK. The Nordic Energy Research offered a back-to-back workshop to all participants. 

NorRen Summer School on Sustainable Transport

NorRen Summer School on Sustainable Transport

The 2019 Norwegian Research School in Renewable Energy (NorRen) took place at Leangkollen in Asker from 17th to 21st of June. The summer school was organized by UiO:Energy in collaboration with the two Norweigan centres for environment-friendly energy research (FME centres) MoZEES and Bio4Fuels. The program was designed to be both interdisciplinary and interactive, with a mixture of expert talks, lectures and group work focusing on various aspects of sustainable transport.
PhD Course in Biogas Technology 11 - 14 June 2019

PhD Course in Biogas Technology 11 - 14 June 2019

Lectures: 11 - 14 June 2019
Excursion the following week
Assignment: October 2019
Place: The Norwegian University of Life Sciences, Campus Ås

Annual Report 2018

Annual Report 2018

Bio4Fuels' Annual Report 2018

48 renewable energy success stories 2008-2017 in Norway

48 renewable energy success stories 2008-2017 in Norway

In 2008, the Norwegian Parliament approved the Climate Agreement, and the Ministry of Petroleum and Energy (OED) tripled their funding on energy & climate research. Ten years later, in 2018, the Ministry asked the Research Council of Norway (RCN) to document the results.

Bio4Fuels Lunch Meeting

Bio4Fuels Lunch Meeting

Lunch Meeting at Campus Ås on Friday 1 February 2019

ST1 pretreating saw dust at NMBU

ST1 pretreating saw dust at NMBU

On Tuesday, 18 December, Bio4Fuels industry partner ST1 made a visit to the biogas laboratory at Vollebekk, ÅS

Biofuels for diesel engines

Biofuels for diesel engines

Examining negatives around one’s own work may not be the most common of practices. Yet this was exactly the task participants at the Bio4Fuels Autumn Seminar at NTNU in Trondheim were given: Discuss technical and social arguments against diesel engines and biofuels.

Bio4Fuels Days 2018

Bio4Fuels Days 2018

Attended by around 80 participants from across the Bio4Fuels ecosystem of partners and stakeholders, the 2018 Bio4Fuels Days, held on October 11-12, took a Nordic and international perspective.

A clear message from the conference was that biofuels are an essential part of the renewable energy mix and that the research activities in Bio4Fuels are important for development and implementation of sustainable biofuels.

Bio4Fuels Autumn Workshop 2018

Bio4Fuels Autumn Workshop 2018

Welcome to the Bio4Fuels 2018 Autumn workshop at NTNU - the Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway, November the 5th. For further information and registration please follow this link.

Webinar

Webinar

Transportation biofuels in the EU after 2020: The RED recast directive proposal.

Bio4Fuels Insights

Bio4Fuels Insights

In April every year the FMEs hand in an Annual Report. In the coming weeks we will present articles from the "Bio4Fuels Insights" in the Bio4Fuels Annual Report 2017. First out is PhD Student Line Degns Hansen at NMBU.

Bio4Fuels Days 11-12 October 2018 - Scientific Meeting

Bio4Fuels Days 11-12 October 2018 - Scientific Meeting

The second Bio4Fuels Days was arranged at Gardermoen 11 - 12 October 2018. Day one was an open meeting with international speakers and an excursion to the EGE bio gas plant. Day two was a closed meeting for the Bio4Fuels partners.
Meeting program.

BIO4Fuels Days 2 - 3 November 2017 - Scientific Meeting

BIO4Fuels Days 2 - 3 November 2017 - Scientific Meeting

The main goal of this meeting was to get input to the activities that are planned for the Bio4Fuels work program of 2018. The first day (2 November) was open to the public and included an excursion to Norske Skog Skogn and Biokraft AS. On the second day (3 November) there were discussions between the research partners and the Industry / User partners. 

Bio4Fuels General Assembly 2017

Bio4Fuels General Assembly 2017

Bio4Fuels General Assembly took place on June 7 at Herøya Industrial Park. Please find attached agenda and decisions, including constitution of the Board.

Successful kick-off for Bio4Fuels

Successful kick-off for Bio4Fuels

February 9, 2017 Bio4Fuels kicked off with a 2-day seminar with a large number of participants from around the globe. Conclusion? The stakes are high and the expectations are great. 

Bio4Fuels kick-off seminar February 2017

Bio4Fuels kick-off seminar February 2017

Norwegian Centre for Sustainable Bio-based Fuel and Energy, Bio4Fuels, opens on February 9 2017 and invites to a two day kick-off seminar at Vitenparken, NMBU-Ås, Norway. 

FME-centre aims to develop cost efficient biofuels

FME-centre aims to develop cost efficient biofuels

Together with many partners the Norwegian University of Life Sciences will host Bio4Fuels - the Norwegian Centre for Sustainable Bio-based Fuels and Energy. The centre will develop technology for second-generation biofuels.