Activities

New Technologies

Hellenic Petroleum Group, in cooperation with European universities and research centers, invests by supporting innovative research and pilot programmes of alternative technologies:

ZEOCAT3D

ProgramNanotechnologies, Advanced Materials, Biotechnology and Advanced Manufacturing and Processing, Horizon 2020 Active
Funding BodyEuropean Union
ConsortiumL'URENDERRA, FUNDACION PARA EL DESARROLLO TECNOLOGICO Y SOCIAL, TECNOLOGIA NAVARRA DE NANOPRODUCTOS SL, NATIONAL CENTER FOR SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH "DEMOKRITOS", OPTIMIZACION ORIENTADA A LA SOSTENIBILIDAD SL, NEDERLANDSE ORGANISATIE VOOR TOEGEPAST NATUURWETENSCHAPPELIJK ONDERZOEK TNO, TECHNISCHE UNIVERSITEIT EINDHOVEN, 3D-cat B.V., ETHNIKO KENTRO EREVNAS KAI TECHNOLOGIKIS ANAPTYXIS, Mitsiolidis -Mitsopoulos-Bozatzidis-Tziakas SA, CENTRE NATIONAL DE LA RESCHERCHE SCIENTIFIQUE CNRS, KNEIA SL, HYBRID CATALYSIS BV, STIFTELSEN SINTEF, FUNDACION CARTIF, ISLAMIC AZAD UNIVERSITY, Majid hashemi
Area of ResearchDevelopment of a bifunctional hierarchically structured zeolite based nano-catalyst using 3D - technology for direct conversion of methane into aromatic hydrocarbons via methane dehydroaromatization
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RECO2NVERT

ProgramConversion of Captured CO2, Horizon 2020 Active
Funding BodyEuropean Union
ConsortiumCERTH/CPERI, DLR, IREC, ENGICER, NEOZEO, SU-MMK, ABENGOA, PI, UOL, HELPE, EXXONMOBIL, MPFL
Area of ResearchRenewable direct conversion of CO2 into liquid fuels via coupling to a concentrated solar powerplant
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BIOFIT

ProgramBuilding a Low Carbon, Climate Resilient Future: Secure, Clean and Efficient Energy, Horizon 2020 Active
Funding BodyEuropean Union
ConsortiumBTG Group, WIP Renewable Energies, Bioenergy 2020+, DBFZ, CERTH, VTT, CIEMAT, Energikontor, EPBIH, Technip Benelux, Stichting Wageningen Reasearch, Swedish Biofuels, HELPE, Biocarburantes de Castilla y Leon
Area of ResearchBioenergy Retrofits for Europe's industry
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SMACC

ProgramErasmus Mundus Joint Master Degrees (EMJMDs) Active
Funding BodyEuropean Union
ConsortiumELPE, UNIVERSITE DE MONS, DIETHNES PANEPISTIMIO ELLADOS, HERIOT-WATT UNIVERSITY, UNIVERSIDAD DEL PAIS VASCO
Area of ResearchSmart Cities and Communities
Site http://www.smacc-project.eu/index.html

The European PhD Hub

ProgramErasmus+ Key Action 2 Knowledge Alliances Active
Funding BodyEuropean Union, Grant reference number: 588220-EPP-1-2017-1-LU-EPPKA2-KA
ConsortiumEuropean University Foundation (coordinator), Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Euroconsultants SA, Hellenic Petroleum SA, University of Alcala, Advantic Systemas SL, Birmingham City University, Microsoft Research Ltd, University of Lodz, LSI Software SA
Area of researchCooperation for innovation and the exchange of good practices - Knowledge Alliances
Site http://phdhub.eu/

LIFE 2016 – BIOMASS C+

ProgramFP7 Active
Funding BodyEuropean Union, Grant reference number: LIFE16 CCM/GR/000044
ConsortiumCERTH, BIOSTREAM, COMRA, HELLENIC PETROLEUM SA, Universidad Politecnica de Madrid,Volterra Ecosystems SL
Area of researchLow-cost, carbon positive bioethanol production with innovative Green
Floating Filters in multiple water bodies
Site http://biomasscarbonpositive.eu/

HYDROSOL – PLANT

ProgramFP7 Completed
Funding BodyEuropean Union
ConsortiumAerosol & Particle Technology Laboratory, DLR, CIEMAT, HYGEAR, HELLENIC PETROLEUM SA
Area of researchThermochemical HYDROgen production in a SOLar monolithic reactor: construction and operation of a 750 kWth PLANT
Site http://www.hydrosol-plant.certh.gr/root.en.aspx

MICROALGAE-BIO-PRODUCTS

ProgramFP7 Completed
Funding BodyEuropean Union
Area of researchSustainable production of high-added value biofuel and biochemicals from microalgae

Chorus: Green Energy Cluster

ProgramCLUSTERS Completed
Area of researchCHORUS clusters for Green Energy

Sustain Diesel

ProgramFP7 Completed
Funding BodyEuropean Union
Area of ResearchSustainability improvement of Diesel Production Technology, through the promotion of a 2nd generation hybrid diesel, with the use of RES