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Reference Number UKERC3
Title Life Cycle Assessment of Biofuel
Status Completed
Energy Categories RENEWABLE ENERGY SOURCES(Bio-Energy, Other bio-energy) 100%;
Research Types Basic and strategic applied research 100%
Science and Technology Fields ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY (Mechanical, Aeronautical and Manufacturing Engineering) 100%
UKERC Cross Cutting Characterisation Not Cross-cutting 100%
Principal Investigator Dr MC McManus
No email address given
Mechanical Engineering
University of Bath
Award Type Research Grant
Funding Source EU-FP7
Start Date 01 January 2013
End Date 31 December 2014
Duration 24 months
Total Grant Value £24,956
Industrial Sectors Transport Systems and Vehicles
Region South West
Programme Staff Exchange within Marie Curie Actions - IRSES Exchange Programme Staff Exchange within Marie Curie Actions - IRSES Exchange Programme
Investigators Principal Investigator Dr MC McManus , Mechanical Engineering, University of Bath (99.999%)
  Other Investigator Project Contact , Tsinghua University (THU). Beijing (0.001%)
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Objectives Part of EU-FP7 project ENV-BIO (Project reference: 318927): "Technical and environmental analysis of advanced strategies for the energy valorisation of biomass" which had the objective of "Development of advanced thermochemical processes (namely advanced combustion, gasification and pyrolysis) for the energy valorisation of biomass and assessment of the environmental impacts associated with alternative strategies in the use of this natural resource."
Abstract Staff exchange and research cooperation about Life Cycle Assessment of Biofuel. Partner in China: Institute of New Energy Technology, Tsinghua University Beijing. 4 FTE involved. Breakdown of funds by country: 100% UK.
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