Joint Call 13

Combined biomass valorization

In the framework of ERA-NET Bioenergy, the 13th joint call was launched on October 22nd 2018 for proposals on the topic “Combined biomass valorisation to bioenergy, industrial feedstocks and bio based products”.

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

Three projects were recommended for funding. These projects will start their work in 2020. These three are listed below

List of funded projects

1. Upstream processing of lactose whey for bulk chemicals and energy production (Up-Whey)
  • tbw research GesmbH; Environmental Biotechnology (A, coordinator)
  • Technische Universität Graz; Institute of Chemical Engineering and Environmental Technology (A)
  • Technische Universität Wien; Institute of Chemical, Environmental and Bioscience Engineering (A)
  • Clean Energy Solutions GesmbH (A)
  • Fachhochschule Nordwest Schweiz; School of Life Science, Institute of Chemistry and Bioanalytics – Process engineering; (FHNW) (CH)
  • Memo3 GmbH (CH)
  • Prolactal GmbH (A)
  • NÖM AG (A)
2. Bio-Electric Syngas Technology for the Production of Biomass Derived BioFuels and Platform Chemicals (BesTECH)
  • Bioenergy 2020+ (BE2020) (A, coordinator)
  • University of Natural Resources and Applied Life Sciences, Vienna (BOKU) (A)
  • Buzek Plastic Poland (BPP) (PL)
  • Institute of Environmental Protection – National Research Institute (IOS-PIB) (PL)
3. Profitable 2G-bioethanol plants – Parallel Use of Fractionated Lignin in Multiple Applications (PUMA)
  • University of Oulu (FI, coordinator)
  • Graz University of Technology (A)
  • Bisy e.U (A)
  • Fifth Innovation Oy (FI)

Documents Joint Call 13

Webinar for partner search, presentations

Project descriptions (summary) joint call 13