Programme

Final programme

20 MAY 2019

11:00-12:00 Registration
12:00-13:00 Lunch
13:00-14:30 Biomethane – Policy, potential and status
Dr. Jörgen Held & Prof. Frank Scholwin
Welcome and practical details
Dr. James Watson, Secretary General EUROGAS
Gas – a vital part of the renewable energy future
MSc. Maria Malmkvist, CEO Swedish Gas Association
The biogas and biomethane development in Sweden
MSc. Thea Larsen, CEO Danish Gas Technology Centre A/S
The biogas and biomethane development in Denmark
Questions
14:30-15:30 Coffee break and poster session
15:30-17:00 Plenary session on renewable methane, synergies between different production routes and natural gas
Co-chairman Prof. Ange Nzihou

Prof. Ruxandra Albu Cimpoia., National Research Council Canada
Synergetic effect of combined physical-chemical and biological processes for energy efficient fungible RNG generation
MSc. Håvard Wollan, Biokraft AS
Biogas, the optimal “low-carb” diet in a world hungry for energy
MSc. Matti Oksanen, Gasum
Synergies between LNG and biogas – market aspects
MSc. Leonardo Senatori, Pietro Fiorentini S.p.A.
A green challenge for Gas Grid
Questions
17:00-18:00 Network Plus
19:30 Welcome drink
20:00-22:00 Conference Dinner
22:00-23:00 Mingle

21 MAY 2019

09:00-10:10 Liquefied biogas
MSc. Johan Laurell, Swedish Gas Association
Swedish National Cluster Drive LBG
MSc. Jerom van Roosmalen, Nordsol BV
Unconventional liquefaction technology for operational excellence; Bridging traditional LNG and the future of Bio LNG
MSc. Yannick Rouaud, Air Liquide Advanced Technologies
Biogas to Bio-LNG as transport fuel 
Questions
LFG Baltic Seminar
Chair: M.Sc. Ain Laidoja
Dr. Jörgen Held, Baltic Energy Innovation Centre
The LFG Baltic project – Sweden
Dr. Andrius Tamosiunas, Lithuanian Energy Institute/Dr. Robert Aranowski, Gdansk University of Technology
The LFG Baltic project – Lithuania and Poland
Dr. Hennadiy Zhuk, Gas Institute NASU
Landfill gas development in Ukraine 
Questions
10:10-10:50 Coffee break
10:50-12:00 Gas cleaning and upgrading
Chair: Dr. David Balussou

Dr. Kristian Melin, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland Ltd
A novel gas purification system based on sodium carbonate
Dr. Patrick Barcia, Sysadvance
Overview of adsorption based technologies
MSc. Henrik Olsson, RISE
Microscale biomethane production on farm – Concept demonstration and experiences
Questions
LFG Baltic Seminar
Chair: M.Sc. Ain Laidoja
MSc. Nicolas Marino Proietti, ReSource
Use of new methods for landfill gas monitoring
MSc. Mathieu Lefebvre, Waga Energy
Feedback on the first landfill-gas-to-RNG grid injection projects in France
MSc. Razvan Petrica, Paques Europe BV
Practical experiences with Landfill Gas desulfurization
Questions 
12:00-13:00 Lunch
13:00-14:30 Pilot, demo and commercial scale biogas and P2G plants
Dr. Francesco Ometto, Scandinavian Biogas Fuels AB
EffiSludge for LIFE: a low cost wastewater treatment
M.Sc. Andreas Berg, Gasum AB
Jordberga – grid injection of biomethane. Going from crop based to waste based
Assoc. Prof. Jens Bo Holm Nielsen, Aalborg University
Biomethane and technical CO2 supply in Denmark – the Korskro case
Dr. Doris Hafenbradl, Electrochaea GmbH
Power-to-Gas with Biological Methanation – an Industrial Application for Energy Storage and CO2 Reuse worldwide
Questions
14:30-15:30 Coffee break and poster session
15:30-16:50 Pilot, demo and commercial scale gasification plants
Prof. Robert Cattolica, University of California San Diego
RNG development from biomass gasification – the Woodland project
Prof. Henrik Thunman, Chalmers University of Technology
Electrification of the bioSNG process in industrial scale
Rolf Ljunggren. Cortus Energy AB
Experiences of the first industrial scale WoodRoll(®) installation
Questions
Dr. Jörgen Held & Prof. Frank Scholwin
Summary and closing of the conference

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