P2O

Power-to-Olefins: Electrified Steam Cracking and Plasma Booster


Project Goal

P2O seeks to significantly reduce CO2 emissions associated with the production of olefins. The project aims to replace large furnaces in the chemical industry with a combination of two new reactor concepts. Through this combination, renewable electricity will be converted into heat to avoid burning methane as an energy source, and plasma technology will be used to turn residual methane into valuable chemicals.


Project Details

Project type: cSBO in MOT3 Electrification & Radical Process Transformation
Approved on: 18/11/2020
Start date: 01/03/2021 (expected duration of 48 months)
Budget: €2.928.939


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