Project Profile

Project Title Assessment of technological options for conversion of potential/existing biomass resources to liquid fuels
Project Code 2010BE07
Project Status Completed
End Date June 2012
Sponsor(s) Toyota Motor Corporation
Division Energy Environment Technology Development
Executive Summary Full Text

The objectives of the project include:

Detailed review of technological options and identifying the most suitable technical options for the existing biomass resource.

Shortlist districts in terms of potential/ existing biomass resource availability based on Phase-I study.

Detailed biomass assessment study in the short-listed districts.

A pre-feasibility study for setting up commercial BTL plant subsuming the whole value chain, from collection of feedstock to synthesis of liquid fuels.