1. Provide effective project management and the quality of partner’s participation;
2. Support and assess the activities;
3. Manage communication and coordination among the partners and with the European Commission.
1. Preparation of the porous substrate to host the hydrogen splitting electrodes;
2. Deposition of thin and dense electrolyte layers and estimation of their residual stresses;
3. Development of the hydrogen recombination electrode;
4. Characterization and optimization of the developed proton conducting ceramics (PCC) for efficient and cost-effective hydrogen purification (at least 10 000 h at ca. 600 °C).
1. Design, construct and optimize the methane decomposition (MD) membrane reactor;
2. Production of ceramic plates loaded with the best performing MD catalyst and their integration in the MD cells;
3. Production of the best performing PCC cells for integrating in the MD membrane reactor;
4. Model and simulation of the whole membrane reactor based on a CDF platform and using a phenomenological approach.
1. Integration of proton conducting ceramics (PCC) and methane decomposition (MD) cells in the membrane reactor, optimization and characterization;
2. Long-term stability and performance.
1. Inform and monitor key performance indicators along the project;
2. Guide the development technology towards more sustainable solutions;
3. Benchmark the materials and technology against alternative technologies, and help future suppliers and customers making more and better-informed decisions.
4. Perform the life cycle and environmental assessments and social impact.
1. Setting up the most appropriate dissemination strategies;
2. Development of the exploitation mechanisms;
3. Dissemination of the results amongst the target audiences;
4. Establishment and implementation of an effective communication process;
5. Organization of 112CO2 events;
6. Building-up an interdisciplinary community and to create an innovation ecosystem.
The 112CO2 Project
Faculdade de Engenharia da Universidade do Porto
Departamento de Engenharia Química
Rua do Dr. Roberto Frias, s/n
Funded by the Horizon 2020
Framework Programme of
the European Union
This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 952219. The information and views set out in this report are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the official opinion of the European Union. Neither the European Union institutions and bodies nor any person acting on their behalf may be held responsible for the use which may be made of the information contained herein.