Projects

Forschungsprojekt

Nutzung von LBG (Liquefied Biogas) für den Schweizer Schwerlasttransport

To reduce its greenhouse gas emissions, the logistics industry is currently looking at various fossil-free drive concepts. One possibility is to switch to liquefied biogas (LBG). A team from the University of Applied Sciences of Eastern Switzerland, together with the transport company Krummen Kerzers AG and with Lidl Schweiz AG, is…

Forschungsprojekt

R&D at the HEPP plant

At the HEPP plant (High Efficiency Power-to-Methane Pilot), the IET Institute of Energy Technology is conducting research and development in the field of power-to-gas, power-to-X. In 2017, the power-to-gas team started this project with a lot of pioneering spirit. Today, almost four years after the first concept idea, the…

Forschungsprojekt

High Efficiency Power-to-Methane Pilot – HEPP

The HEPP (High Efficiency Power-to-Gas Pilot) project will be carried out from 2017 to 2020 and realized through funding from research and industry. The research results will flow into the European Union's Horizon 2020 research framework program in the Pentagon project, which involves a total of ten institutions from…

Forschungsprojekt

Renewable fuel for road transport

Already today, 43% of road traffic could be powered by synthetic natural gas - and this alone with the conversion of CO2 emissions from cement plants and waste incineration plants. This is the conclusion of a project conducted by the HSR University of Applied Sciences Rapperswil as part of the National Research Programme…

Forschungsprojekt

Methanol synthesis

At the Institute of Energy Technology at the University of Applied Sciences Rapperswil, research is being conducted in the field of synthetic energy carriers. A promising possibility for energy storage is the synthesis of hydrogen and carbon dioxide to methanol. In order to deepen the know-how in the field of methanol…

Forschungsprojekt

The project STORE&GO

The STORE&GO project is being carried out from 2016 to 2020 and is part of the European Union's Horizon 2020 research framework program. The project involves 27 institutions from research and industry from six European countries. In STORE&GO, research focuses on the technical, economic and legal framework conditions for the…