Biomass conversion in supercritical water

Small-scale test installation for the conversion of aqueous, liquid biomass and residues in supercritical water into fuel gas.

Supercritical water test installation

Capacity 0.3 – 1.5 L/hr
Max pressure 300 bar
Max temperature 700 °C
Product (Compressed) fuel gas / synthesis product*
Feedstock
Liquids
Moisture content up to 95 wt%
Typical runtime 1 - 5 hrs
Basic results gas yields, gas compositions, mass balance

* Synthesis reactor can be added downstream the reformer

Pilot-plant installation for the conversion of aqueous liquid biomass and residues in supercritical water to produce syngas.

Supercritical water pilot plant

Capacity 5 – 30 L/hr
Max pressure 300 bar
Max temperature 600 °C
Product (Compressed) fuel gas
Feedstock
-
Moisture content up to 95 wt%
Typical runtime 1 - 5 hrs
Basic results gas yields, gas compositions, mass balance