VULKANO project continues with the III General Assembly Meeting

10/22/2018 by cidaut

The third General Assembly Meeting of VULKANO project took place in Warsaw on 4-5th July 2018 in presence of the Project Technical Advisor of the European Commission. The meeting gathered more than 30 members of 11 companies located in 6 different countries, in order to review the general status of the project after the first twenty four months of execution.

The project has satisfactorily achieved its objectives throughout this time, obtaining useful results:

Operating conditions of the two demo site furnaces (steel ...

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CIDAUT presents VULKANO in ECOS2018

07/27/2018 by cidaut

ECOS 2018 is the 31st International Conference on Efficiency, Cost, Optimization, Simulation and Environmental Impact of Energy Systems which has been taken place in Guimarães between the 18th and the 21st of June.

Main topics discussed during the conference have been exergy as a process optimization, ORC, thermal recovery, fuel cells, energy storage, renewable energy, combustion, etc.

Under VULKANO Project CIDAUT’s paper entitled “Application of the CFD simulation to the evaluation of natural gas replacement by syngas in

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CIDAUT brings innovation to the ECO-GATE project

05/18/2018 by cidaut

The European Union has approved the allocation of 10 million euro to fund the ECO-GATE project (European COrridors for natural GAs Transport Efficiency) that will involve the construction of more than 20 gas-refueling stations. These are aimed to supply vehicular natural gas in the Atlantic and Mediterranean corridors of the road network of Spain, France, Germany and Portugal.

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ECO-GATE is run by a consortium of more than 20 companies from Spain (21), Portugal (3), France/

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VULKANO project continues with the First Review Meeting

03/15/2018 by cidaut

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The first Review Meeting of VULKANO project took place in Zaragoza on 13-14th December 2017 with the presence of the Project Technical Advisor of the European Commission. The meeting gathered more than 30 members from the consortium in order to review the general status of the project after the first eighteen months of execution.

The project has satisfactorily achieved its objectives throughout this time, obtaining useful results:

Operating conditions of the two demo site furnaces (steel and ceramic ...

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VULKANO project continues with the II General Assembly

09/12/2017 by cidaut

The second General Assembly of VULKANO project took place at the city of Celje (Slovenia) on 5-6th July 2017.The meeting gathered 30 members from the consortium in order to review the general status of the project after the first twelve months of execution.

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Along this time, the project has accomplished its objectives according to the working programme, providing consistent results:

Definition of the technical specifications and conceptual designs of the furnace for the two demos (steel and ceramic) Conceptual designs for ...

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VULKANO-project partners met at the First Steering Committee

02/10/2017 by cidaut

The first Steering Committee of VULKANO project was held in Zaragoza from the 14th to the 15th of December 2016. Representatives of all the 12 different companies and research centres that make up the VULKANO consortium attended the two-day meeting.

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The first day, the state of progress of the activities after the first months of implementation was reviewed. As Task leader, CIDAUT presented the preliminary results obtained in the feasibility assessment of natural gas substitution by alternative fuels (Co-firing)

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