World Bioenergy 2006
Conference and Exhibition on Biomass for Energy
Jönköping, Sweden, 30 May - 1 June, 2006



IEA Bioenergy Task 32 organised workshop: 

Fuel flexibility in biomass combustion

The key to low bio-energy costs?


Chairpersons: Sjaak van Loo, Claes Tullin

The report that summarises the workshop and includes all presentations can be downloaded here.

The individual presentations can be downloaded below.

14:00   Opening, Sjaak van Loo, IEA Bioenergy Task 32

Part A: Market issues

14:10   Bo Hektor, Talloil

“Future Supply of Biomass for Fuel; Sources, Quantities and Costs”

14:30 Martin Junginger, Utrecht University

“Availability of biomass and biomass supply systems for co-firing purposes”

Part B:  Fuel characterisation and standardisation

14:50 Evalena Wikström , SP

“Is representative and relevant composition data for heterogeneous solid recovered fuels possible to accomplish?”

15:10 Jan Burvall , SLU

“Bionorm – A project to support the ongoing European standardisation process of solid biofuels”

Part C Fuel preparation

15:30 Sture Mattsson, IQR

“Preparation of fuels based on waste material”

Part D: Fuel quality and deposit formation/emissions

16:20 David Eskilsson, SP

“Deposit formation during combustion of different waste wood qualities and co-combustion of waste wood and sewage sludge”

16:40 Matts Almark, Vattenfall

”Experience from waste co-combustion in Vattenfalls fluidized bed boilers"

Part E Boiler design

17.00 Yves Ryckmans, Electrabel

“Fuel flexibility through (co-)firing biomass in Belgian pulverised coal power plants”

17.20 Niklas Berge, TPS

"Wet bio-fuels-Aspects on furnace design and boiler operation".

17.40 Discussion and conclusions - Claes Tullin, SP