Production of Methanol and Dimethyl ether from biomass derived syngas – a comparison of the different synthesis pathways by means of flowsheet simulation

M. Gądeka, R. Kubicaa and E. Jędrysikb,    aSilesian University of Technology, Department of Chemical and Process Apparatus Construction, 7 Strzody St. 44-100 Gliwice, Poland, bCentral Mining Institute, Department of Energy Saving and Air Protection, 1 Gwarkow Sq., 40-166 Katowice, Poland

Abstract

Increasing awareness of the environmental issues forces a strong drive towards the development of new, sustainable processes for renewable energy production. Likewise, the economic issues related to the increasing prices of crude oil, and its derivatives lead to the recognition of advantages of alternative ...

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