International Conference will take place in September 25-26, 2012, Kyiv, Ukraine
- Institute of Engineering Thermophysics of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine
- Scientific Engineering Centre “BIOMASS”
Biomass resources: Availability and cost of resources; technical and logistical issues; environmental impact. Production, pretreatment, supply and logistics of feedstock from conventional agriculture, forestry, , animal residues, processing industry and biodegradable fraction of MSW streams. Research on energy crops.
Research and development of bioenergy technologies: Combustion, gasification, pyrolysis, anaerobic digestion, extraction and utilization of landfill gas, co-combustion of biomass with traditional fuels. Production of liquid biofuels (biodiesel, bioethanol).
Demonstration and market implementation of biomass-to-energy technologies.
Strategy and policy issues: International, national, regional and local policies and strategies. Sustainability criteria and certification issues.
Economic and environmental issues of bioenergy technologies: Financing of bioenergy projects, socio-economic impact, reduction of CO2 emission.
Deadline for receipt of abstracts: 31 July 2012
Scientific Secretary - Tetiana Zheliezna
Institute of Engineering Thermophysics, NAS of Ukraine
2a, Zhelyabov str., 03057, Kyiv