New 2 MW Gasification Pilot Plant at CB2G

I. Goñi, J. Gil & I. Echeverría
The development of 2nd generation biofuels is important to reach the target of 10% transportation fuels substitution with renewable fuels by 2020 (Directive 2009/28). The "Second Generation Biofuel Centre" (CB2G) is a platform open to the scientific community and national and international industry that include several process development units as pre¬treatment, torrefaction, gasification and biochemical processes units. The gasification unit is a pilot plant with a nominal power 2 MWt capable of generating a fuel...