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Birmingham’s heat network set to go greener
Oct
29
Birmingham’s heat network set to go greener

The recent announcement that some of Birmingham’s key low carbon energy projects have been awarded £1.1m funding from Innovate UK is fantastic news for the city’s green ambitions.

The ITHECA (Intelligent Transport, Heat & Energy Control Agent) project brings together the European Bioenergy Research Institute (EBRI) and Aston Business School at Aston University with Cofely ...

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Climate-KIC participants about to head off on tour of EBRI's bioenergy demonstration plant
Oct
16
Developing the bioeconomy throughout Europe

Earlier this month, BioenNW lead partner EBRI organised and hosted an event on behalf of Climate-KIC. The event, ‘Developing the bioeconomy throughout Europe’, had a truly European dimension with participants from Hungary, Ireland, Belgium, Germany, Denmark and the UK all in attendance. It took place at EBRI at Aston University in Birmingham on 2nd...

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Forest biomass estimation for North-Western Europe (BioenNW regions)
Oct
01
Forest biomass estimation for North-Western Europe (BioenNW regions)

BioenNW partner KIT-ITAS has developed a GIS (Geographic Information System) based model to estimate and calculate present and future biomass potentials in specific geographical regions. Thereby, all relevant biomass residues and wastes from agriculture (e.g. grass cuttings, straw), forestry, and urban areas are analysed. For the assessment of residues from forestry for our BioenNW regions, ...

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