On the 11th of May, just after the REGATEC 2016 conference, the LignoSys kick-off took place.
From left: Prof. Frank Scholwin, Institute for Biogas, Waste Management & Energy, Dr. Arthur Wellinger, on behalf of the European Biogas Association, Magnus Nelsson Folkelid, Business Manager Cortus Energy AB, Johanna Olofsson, PhD student Lund University, Kerstin Schopf, PhD student Montan Universität Leoben, Prof. Thomas Kienberger, Montanuniversität Leoben, Prof. Pål Börjesson, Lund University, Dr. Niels Bjarne Rasmussen, Danish Gas Technology Centre, Anders Persson, CEO SYSAV Utveckling AB and Dr. Jan Stambasky, President European Biogas Association. Photo by: Jörgen Held, Renewtec
Edson Ng and Matt Babicki, G4 Insights Inc. Canada participated through Webex.
During the meeting the project structure and targets were presented and parameters of relevance for the system studies were selected, e.g. substrate/feedstock, choice of pretreatment methods, gas cleaning, upgrading and methanation processes.