Direct Thermochemical Liquefaction

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As part of the IEA Bioenergy Agreement, Task 34 for Direct Thermochemical Liquefaction supports the operation of this website for the interaction of researchers with commercial entities in the field of biomass pyrolysis.

As leaders in the international biomass liquefaction community, the purpose of our Task is to:

  • Provide support for commercialization through standards development
  • Validate applicable analytical methods for product evaluation
  • Facilitate information exchange with stakeholders
  • Support technoeconomic assessment of liquefaction technologies

We encourage you to partner in this effort by:


Recent Task 34 Meeting was held in May in Luleå/Piteå, Sweden hosted by Magnus Marklund.

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