ADV_BIO: Technological innovation in the production of advanced biofuels applicable to the Belgian territory for road and air transport and techno-economic and environmental analyses

01 October 2020 → 30 September 2025
Federal funding: various
Research disciplines
  • Natural sciences
    • Plant genetics
  • Agricultural and food sciences
    • Agricultural plant breeding and biotechnology
    • Forestry breeding and biotechnology
biofuels poplar maize crispr genetic modification gene function analysis lignin
Project description

This project aims to develop innovative ways of producing advanced (bio)fuels from microalgae and lignocellulosic matrices for road or air transport and applicable on national territory. This project focuses on the development of innovative and competitive technological production schemes in order to position Belgium as a differentiated strategic partner and player for the eco-efficient production of advanced alternative (bio)fuels of second and third generation.