Joint Call 12

Energy systems and circular economy

In the framework of ERA-NET Bioenergy, the 12th joint call was launched on October 10th 2017 for proposals on the topic “Biomass as an important pillar within energy systems and the circular economy”.

Five countries participated with their national programmes in this coordinated activity: Austria, Poland, Germany, Switzerland and the Netherlands.

Two projects were recommended for funding. These projects have already started their work in 2019 and 2020. These two are listed below

List of funded projects

1. Development of an enzymatic CO2-capture strategy for an optimized microbiological methanation (CarbonATE)
  • University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences Vienna, BOKU, Institute of Environmental Biotechnology (A, coordinator)
  • BE2020 – Bioenergy2020+ (A)
  • EVM – Energieversorgung Margarethen (A)
  • AAT – Abwasser- und Abfalltechnik GmbH (A)
  • AAT – ICBT – Institut für Chemie und Biotechnologie. Zürcher Hochschule (CH)
  • Paul Scherer Institute PSI (CH)
  • IUNR – Institut für Umwelt und Natürliche Ressourcen; Zürcher Hochschule für Angewandte Wissenschaften (IUNR) (CH)
2. Development of a new low-cost low-emission micro-scale pellet stove with advanced process control (LowEmi-MicroStove)
  • BIOS BIOENERGIESYSTEME GmbH (A, coordinator)
  • RIKA Innovative Ofentechnik GmbH (A)
  • University of Applied Sciences, Northwestern Switzerland (FHNW) (CH)
  • LAMTEC Meß- und Regeltechnik für Feuerungen GmbH & Co. KG (D)

Documents joint call 12

Project descriptions (Summary)