Results of PGTF - Project INT/14/K05

INT/14/K05 - Gasification of residual biomass from sugarcane crops for power generation

Submitter: "Obispo Colombres" Agro-industrial Experimental Station (EEAOC), based in Tucuman, Argentina.
Subcontractor:  Same as above.
Priority area: Energy.
Participating/beneficiary countries: 3 countries (Argentina, Brazil and Cuba).
PGTF input: US$ 35,000.
Other inputs: US$ 92,000.
Number: INT/14/K05.
Duration: 2015-2017.
Approval: 37th Annual Ministerial Meeting of the Group of 77 (New York, 26 September 2013).
Completion: Final report submitted on 13 October 2017.
Impact:  The project contributed to greater knowledge of the gasification technology process for power generation utilizing mainly agriculture residues from sugar cane crops, supported the tooling of a pilot gasification power plant in one of the participating countries, and facilitated the sharing of experiences and knowledge with various stakeholders in the field.

Contact:   Estación Experimental Agroindusrial Obispo Colombres
Persona contacto: Dora Paz
Av. William Cross 3150, Las Talitas
Tucumán, Argentina Tel.: 0054-381-4521000, int, 151
Fax: 0054-381-4521000 Int. 605
Email: ingenieria @

Final Report:

    • INT-14-K05_FinalReport.pdf  *  [Language: Spanish; Size: 2687KB]

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