The Bio4Energy program is a research joint project between LuleåUniversity of Technology, UmeåUniversity, the Swedish University of Agricultural Science, Innventia, Energy Technology Centre in Piteå(ETC), SolanderScience Park and Processum.
•The program was in 2009 awarded 198 million SEK (~ 50 million SEK/year). The ambition with the program is to be an internationally leading and complete “from seed to advanced fuels and chemicals” research environment in the field of sustainable utilization of energy from biomass.
•The research program consists of seven research platforms, each with a strong research profile
•The process integration platformresearch will use the Process Integration (PI)-technology and expertise to further develop PI-models of future biorefineryconcepts with different methodologies and evaluate them from technical, environmental and economic points of view.
•Funding:Swedish Government, Strategic research program
•Partners: LTU,UmU, SLU
•Contact persons:, Andrea ToffoloLTU, Jan Dahl LTU, JoakimLundgren LTU, Robert LundmarkLTU