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Title: Pyrolysis Research at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory

The overwhelming majority of biomass pyrolysis research at NREL is supported by the US Department of Energy's Office of the Biomass Program and is focused on the production of 'drop-in' transportation fuels. This includes studies of fast pyrolysis and vapor phase upgrading of pyrolysis vapors to produce hydrocarbon fuel blendstocks or refinery feedstocks.
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Journal Article
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Journal Name: IEA Bioenergy Agreement Task 34 Newsletter -- PyNe; Journal Volume: 34
Research Org:
NREL (National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), Golden, CO (United States))
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE), Bioenergy Technologies Office (EE-3B)
Country of Publication:
United States
09 BIOMASS FUELS pyrolysis research; hot gas filtration; vapor phase upgrading; catalyst deactivation; technoeconomic modeling