Direct Thermochemical Liquefaction

Country Members

Task 34 Members:  2019-2021 Triennium

Each member country is represented a National Team Leader (NTL) with the responsibility of collecting information on activities in their country and disseminating information to interested organisations and persons in their country. Interested observers from the participating countries are encouraged to  contact their NTL about attending a Task meeting.

For information about Task activities or technology issues please contact Dr. Axel Funke, Task 34 Leader.

Tel: +49 721 608 22391
Email: axel.funke@kit.edu


Dr.-Ing. Axel Funke (Task 34 Leader)

Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Hermann-von-Helmholtz-Platz 1, D-76344 Eggenstein-Leopoldshafen, GERMANY

Tel: +49 721 608 22391

Email: axel.funke@kit.edu

Web: www.kit.edu


Dr Bert van de Beld

BTG Biomass Technology Group bv, Josink Esweg 34, 7545 PN, the NETHERLANDS

Tel: +31 53 486 1186

Email: vandebeld@btgworld.com

Web: www.btgworld.com


Dr Linda Sandström

RISE Energy Technology Center, Industrigatan 1, 941 38 Piteå, SWEDEN

Tel: +46 10 516 911 23 23 85

Email: linda.sandstrom@ri.se

Web: www.ri.se


Christian Lindfors

VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland Ltd, Ruukinmestarintie 2, 02330, Espoo, Finland

T: +358 40 515 0429

Email: christian.lindfors@vtt.fi

Web: www.vtt.fi


Mr. Benjamin Bronson

CanmetENERGY, Natural Resources Canada, 1 Haanel Dr., Ottawa ON, K1A 1M1

Tel: +1-613-797-3097

Email: Benjamin.Bronson@Canada.ca

Web: www.nrcan.gc.ca/energy/


Mr. Justin Billing

Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL), 902 Battelle Boulevard, PO Box 999, Richland, Washington, 99352 USA

Tel: +1 509 375 5054

Email: justin.billing@pnnl.gov

Web: www.pnnl.gov


Paul Bennett

Scion, 49 Sala Street, Private Bag 3020, Rotorua 3046, NEW ZEALAND

Tel: +64 7 343 5601

Email: paul.bennett@scionresearch.com

Web: www.scionresearch.com