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Synthetic fuels: New perspectives for mobility?

22 May 2019 - SZ BrandStudio Podcast "Synthetic fuels: New perspectives for mobility" is the title of a BrandStudio Podcast published on 6 May 2019 by the Süddeutsche Zeitung. The fuel expert and Tec4Fuels Managing Director Klaus Lucka giv [...]

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The effect of fuel additives

14 March 2019 - Market study on health and emission-relevant properties TEC4FUELS GmbH, together with Argomotive GmbH and ERC Additiv GmbH, is conducting a market study on fuel additives and their health and emission-relevant properties on [...]

Diesel with a future

06 February 2019 - Scandal, driving bans, climate change - at the moment diesel has a hard time in Germany. Does this fuel still have any prospects at all? The Automotive Technology Transfer Centre for Automotive Technology (TAC) at Coburg [...]

Research on CO2-neutral future fuels

16 January 2019 – High-performance fuels based on methanol To achieve its climate targets, Germany has to reduce its total CO2 emissions by 38 % by 2030 compared to 1990 levels. One measure to achieve the targets is to increase the share o [...]

The role of liquid energy sources – today and tomorrow

4 January 2019 - Parliamentary Lunch for SPD Members of the Bundestag. On 12 December 2018, the Institute für Wärme und Oeltechnik invited members of the SPD parliamentary group (Social Democratic Party of Germany) as well as scientific st [...]

Development of a high-quality, low-CO2 biofuel

30 November 2018 - Research and Innovation project REDIFUEL To achieve the European Union’s climate protection targets, greenhouse gas emissions must be cut down to 80% compared to 1990 levels by 2050, while in road transport, this will re [...]

Positive response to Technology Forum

29 October 2018 - The future of energy supply and the role of liquid energies. Climate protection, energy turnaround, defossilisation - there is a broad consensus on the necessity of these issues and not only the petroleum industry has lon [...]

Conference “Fuels for the Mobility of Tomorrow“

28 September 2018 - The third meeting of the Fuels Joint Research Group (FJRG) on "Fuels for tomorrow's mobility" took place on 20/21 September 2018 at the seminar center of the Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt (PTB) in Braunschweig. [...]

TEC4FUELS supports model projects with CO2-reduced fuels

03 September 2018 - Anyone wishing to inform about the possibilities and advantages of future low-greenhouse gas fuels is best advised to use them under conditions that are as realistic as possible. The Institute for Heat and Oil Technolog [...]

Avoid interactions when mixing fuels

12 July 2018 - The development and assurance of fuel quality faces major challenges. Sooner or later, the fuels available on the market will be supplemented and blended with new types of fuel with lower CO2 emissions. In order to maintain [...]

UNITI calls for a turnaround in power and fuel consumption

16 May 2018 - At the winter conference of the UNITI Bundesverband mittelständischer Mineralölunternehmen e. V. at the beginning of March 2018, the current energy policy under the sign of the energy turnaround was discussed. The Chairman of [...]

Fuels for tomorrow’s mobility

25 January 2018 - 3rd Meeting of the Fuels Joint Research Group. The Fuels Joint Research Group (FJRG) has announced its 3rd conference for September 20 and 21, 2018 in Braunschweig. The background to the conference is that the combustion [...]

Energy transition only with liquid CO2-neutral Fuels

06 December 2017 - TEC4FUELS and OWI support technically mature developments Possible ways to successfully implement the energy turnaround in terms of reducing CO2 emissions by 80 % and 95 % respectively are the subject of the current poli [...]

Alternative liquid fuels of the future

25. September 2017 Position paper on sustainable production. For the foreseeable future, liquid fuels will be just as indispensable in the transport sector as liquid fuels in the heating market. In its current position paper, the ProcessNe [...]