7th plenary meeting

The 7th plenary meeting of the OPTFUEL project will take place in Braunschweig on the 5th and 6th September 2012


5th plenary meeting in Thessaloniki

The 5th plenary meeting took place from 9th to 10th March 2011 focusing on the results achieved in single cylinder tests


4th plenary meeting OPTFUEL
8-10 September 2010 OPTFUEL members met in Ford Research Centre Aachen

SYNCOM, 27.09.2010

Beneficiaries of the OPTFUEL project held their 4th plenary meeting early September in Aachen after presenting the 18 months report to the European Commission.


3rd. Plenary OPTFUEL Meeting
24-26 February 2010, New Delhi

SYNCOM, 02.03.2010

India Meeting

The Optfuel consortium met at the India Institute for Technology in New Delhi from 24 to 26 February 2010. Participants presented the progress achieved in the first year.
A workshop held together with representatives of Indian car and fuel industry and the Indian car association led to fruitful information exchange and a broadening of viewpoints on biofuels and alternative fuels in India and Europe.


OPTFUEL Kick-of meeting,
Wolfsburg 11-12 February 2009

SYNCOM, 12.02.2009

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The OPTFUEL consortium held the kick-of meeting in early February 2009 at the TRYP Hotel in Wolfsburg. European Commission representative Kyriakis Maniatis (DG-TREN) and Eckart Heinl the coordinator of OPTFUEL underlined the objectives and the expected contributions of the project towards a large scale BtL production. Workpackage leaders presented their plans for the next 12 months and all beneficiaries agreed on administrative and management procedures. One of the highlights: Lahit Mohan Das, professor for energy studies at the India Institute of Technology presented the state of the art and perspectives of biofuel in India.