The second follow-up meeting of the European Project “Atlantic Network for Renewable Generation and Supply of Hydrogen to promote high energy efficiency – HYLANTIC” was held in Brest (France) on November 6th, 2018. During the meeting fifteen partners from different institutions of the atlatnci area presented their progresses in the project and discusse about the future actions to be done before next meeting, that will take place in Belfast next March 2019.
Several members of the european project HYLANTIC attended the European Hydrogen Energy Conference – EHEC 2018 celebrated in Málaga (Spain) on March 14-16, 2018.
- Dadashzadeh, S. Kashkarov, D. Makarov and V. Molkov, from Ulster University presented their work “Safet design of a system hydrogen storage tank – TPRD”.
- X. Nunes, D. A. Silva, C. M. Rangel, A. M. F. R. Pinto, from U Porto and LNEG presented their work “Hydrogen production from sodium borohydride (NaBH4): Study of the CMC. Influence in the recyclability of the byproduct”.
X. Nunes, C.M. Rangel, A. M. F. R. Pinto, researchers from U Porto and LNEG presented the contribution “Hydrogen production from sodium borohydride: Development of a circular economy through by-product recycling”, in the 22nd World Hydrogen Energy Conference, WHEC 2018, celebrated in Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) in June 2018.
The student of the Chemical Engineering Degree of the University of Cantabria, Sergio San Martín developes his final degree project in the frame of the european project HYLANTIC, under the supervision of Dr. Alfredo Ortiz, coordinator of the european project. The final degree project was entitled “Start-up and characterization of a lab scale electrolyzer under different operational conditions».
Members of Auriga presented the case for “Hydrogen Fuel Cells for Maritime Applications” at Lloyd´s Maritime Academy “Electric & Hybrid Propulsion Seminar”, that took place in October 2018.
D.L. Silva, H. X. Nunes, C.M. Rangel, A. M. F. R. Pinto, researchers from U Porto and LNEG presented their contributions “Catalytic hydrolysis of sodium borohydride for Hydrogen synthesis: Study of reaction by-products” and “The effect of Ni-Ru suported catalyst on sodium borohydride catalytic hydrolysis for Hydrogen generation”, in the 13 International Chemical and Biological Engineering Conference – Chempor 2018, celebrated in Aveiro (Portugal) on October 4-8, 2018.