Production of Bio-Methanol


  • Construction and operation of a power-to-gas test field as a demonstration plant for a flexible and dynamic use of renewable energy

  • Integration of different process units for energy supply, energy conversion, energy storage and usage


  • Analysis of technology chains for sector coupling

  • Increasing degree of technological maturity for PtG processes and process chains

  • Operational strategies for the dynamic energy systems developed by dynamic simulations and implemented in test field


  • Process and equipment design

  • Steady state and dynamic models for process units and process chains

  • Short-cut models for superior energy management system

  • Automation concept and implementation

  • Data bank for data handling

Funding Agency

  • Europäischer Fond für regionale Entwicklung
  • Ministerium für Wirtschaft, Industrie, Klimaschutz und Energie des Landes Nordrhein-Westfalen


  • ≈2,4 Mio. €


  • ZBT
  • RWTH Aachen