Renewable energy sources and Energy efficiency Topics including Waste to Energy Aspects

Topic/ Language / Author

Wood Ash - a valuable fertiliser (German); by Josef Neuhofer, GF Nahwärme Eugendorf GmbH

Training duration (hrs)

1 hour

Description

Handling the ash from wooden biomass, sieving the ash, using it on agricultural land and depose it

Training is suitable for

DHS operators, technical staff, engineers

Planning and dimensioning a biomass DHS (German); by Ing. Martin Ringhofer, Ringhofer & Parnter

1 hour

Important aspects for planning a biomass DHS including biomass logistics, subsidies, emission limits, boiler settings, planning of the right size and financial feasibility

DHS operators, technical staff, engineers

Inclusion of heat pumps into DHS (German); by Dipl. Ing. ETH Karl Ochsner sen., Ochsner Energie Technik

1 hour

Usage of modern heat pump within a biomass DHS, low temperature waste heat from the DHS serves as heat source for the heat pump.

DHS operators, technical staff, engineers

Aspects from forestry of using biomass(German); by DI Harald Ofner, LK Steiermark

1 hour

Availability of biomass from forestry, nutrients within the biomass

DHS operators, technical staff, engineers

Biomass-logistics (German); by Horst Striessnig, Nahwärme.at

1 hour

Which different types of wooden biomass can be bought by a DHS, how to evaluate the amount and energy content of this biomass, how to pay for biomass and how to store biomass

DHS operators, technical staff, engineers

Wood chips-logistics and key indicators (German); by Martin Gaber

2 hours

Production of wood chips, biomass logistics, storing biomass and calculation about costs of wood chips for DHS operators

DHS operators, technical staff, engineers

Basics of wooden biomass (German); by Klaus Engelmann, LK Steiermark

2 hours

Description why wood is CO2 neutral and advantages of using this renewable biofuel, definition of terms and fundametals of wooden biofuels, calorific content of wood and its parameters

DHS operators, technical staff, engineers

Biomass logistics - drying of biomass (German); by Klaus Engelmann, LK Steiermark

2 hours

Different kinds of how a DHS can take over the biomass, e.g. weigh-bright and measuring the moisture content, advantages and disadvantages of taking over round timber, wood chips and industrial saw mill chips

DHS operators, technical staff, engineers