Tuesday 13 November 2012

Workshop: 

Biomass Combustion - Small scale systems

IEA Bioenergy Conference
Vienna, Austria

The workshop presented the results of recent R&D in improvement of small scale biomass combustion systems. Reduction of aerosols from small scale combustion remains a key priority, and the presentations in this workshop showed that significant progress can be achieved with regard to the current technology status.

Presentations can be downloaded below

Start

Topic

Speaker

Organisation

13:40

Annual efficiency of small scale biomass combustion systems

Walter Haslinger

Bioenergy 2020+,
Small scale combustion systems, Austria

14:00

Modern logwood stoves – requirements, development and evaluation

Christoph Schmidl

Bioenergy 2020+,
Small scale combustion systems, Austria

14:20

State-of-the-art and assessment of filter technologies for residential biomass combustion systems

Ingwald Obernberger

Institute for Process and Particle Engineering,
Graz University of Technology, Austria

14:40

Particulate matter emissions from small-scale biomass combustion systems – characterisation and primary measures for emission reduction

Thomas Brunner

Bioenergy 2020+, Austria

15:50

Toxicological characteristics of particulate emissions from biomass combustion

Maija-Riitta Hirvonen

University of Eastern Finland,
Department of Environmental Science,
Inhalation Toxicology Laboratory,
Finland

The workshop was organized as part of the IEA Bioenergy Conference by IEA Bioenergy Task 32.