17th IETS ExCo Meeting

The 17th IETS Executive Committee Meeting was held in Washington DC, USA, on November 7-8, 2013. Minutes from the meeting will be distributed to IETS delegates and observers as soon as possible.

Please contact the IETS ExCo Secretariat if You have any questions about the meeting.


IETS Annex XI and IEA Bioenergy Task 33 - Joint workshop

System and Integration Aspects of Biomass-based Gasification

a Joint Workshop between IEA Bioenergy, Task 33, and IEA Industrial Energy-related Technologies and Systems, Annex XI

The workshop was held in Gothenburg, Sweden, on November 19-20, 2013, and attracted 65 participants from 11 countries.

The overall aim was to initiate a dialogue across the technology/system interface, as well as on methods and results for technical, economic and environmental evaluations of integrated biomass-based gasification systems. Besides presentations and group discussions, participants had the opportunity to go on a site visit to Göteborg Energi GoBiGas, the first industrial scale plant (20 MW product) for SNG production using indirect gasification plant.

The following presentations were included in the Workshop program (for availability, click on title):

Access the workshop program and the participants list here.

The 16th ExCo Meeting

The 16th IETS Executive Committee Meeting was held in Gothenburg, Sweden, on March 21st-22nd, 2013, following on the International Process Integration Jubilee Conference. Delegates and observers from Belgium, Denmark, Korea, the Netherlands, Portugal, Sweden, Germany and Switzerland participated.

Minutes and appendices (presentations) from the meeting are available for ExCo members. Please contact the IETS ExCo Secretariat if You have any questions.

New Secretariat for IETS

The New Secretariat fir IETS, in office since January 1st, 2013, is affiliated to CIT Industriell Energi in Gothenburg, Sweden. CIT Industriell Energi is a consultancy company specializing in effective use of energy systems.

The technical part of the Secretariat are held by PhD Per-Åke Franck, CEO of CIT Industriell Energi. Emmi Voogand, BSc, is in charge of administrative and coordinating affairs.

Contact the Secretariat directly by E-mail:

Per-Åke Franck or Emmi Voogand

Presentations from the International Process Integration Jubilee Conference 2013

The International Process Integration Jubilee Conference, took place in Gothenburg, Sweden, March 18th-20th, 2013, and was organized in cooperation between Chalmers University of Technology and IETS. The conference followed up on the International IEA Workshop Process Integration - International Experiences and Future Opportunities organised by CADDET/CASU in January 1992.

The speakers at the 2013 Jubilee Conference included most of the leading scientists and industrial representatives internationally in the field. Proceedings from the oral presentations are now available here.

The Conference Organizing Commitee and IETS wishes to thank all speakers and participants for an successful event and the City of Gothenburg for hosting the Welcome Reception!

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