1 April 2008

Tsinghua University, Beijing, China

Expert workshop: 

Biomass cofiring opportunities in China

Chairpersons: Sjaak van Loo, Prof Li Dingkai, Andrew Minchener

organised by the EU-CheuBIO project and IEA Bioenergy Task 32

Aim:

The aim of this workshop was to evaluate biomass cofiring opportunities in China. It was jointly organised by Task 32 and EU-CHEUBIO.

Individual presentations:

12:00

Launch of the Chinese version of the Biomass Combustion and Cofiring handbook. Ms. Chen  Zhiliang (editor of the Press), Mrs. Yao Xiangjun, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Engineering, Research and Planning

12:30

Lunch and informal discussions

13:45

Task 32 activities on biomass cofiring, Jaap Koppejan

14:00

Biomass cofiring experiences at Ontario Power Generation, Sebnem Madrali, NRCAN

14:15

Innovative biomass CHP technologies based on biomass combustion - ORC process and Stirling engines
Prof Ingwald Obernberger, Graz Univ of Technology

14:45

Aerosols and deposit/slagging formation mechanisms: practical experiences
Dr Claes Tullin, SP

15:00

Key bioenergy issues in China
Mr. Tian Yishui, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Engineering, Research and Planning

15:30

Scope for technical cooperation between Europe and China on bioenergy R&D
Led by Dr A Minchener

1600

Final remarks to conclude the meeting
Prof Li Dingkai

1615

Tea