Biorefining in a Circular Economy

Welcome to the new website of IEA Bioenergy Task 42

Our goal is to facilitate the commercialisation and market deployment of environmentally sound, socially acceptable, and cost-competitive biorefinery systems and technologies, and to advise policy and industrial decision makers accordingly.

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Past events

Avantium and Roelofs construct the world’s first test road with lignin produced in the Netherlands
June 2, 2021
Collaboration Cosun Beet Company with Avantium
April 22, 2021
Sweden as a new member in Task 42
December 7, 2020
Request to fill in questionnaire on TEE Assessment
June 16, 2020
Recent Bioenergy Australia Webinar supported by IEA Bioenergy Task42: Lignin and other sustainable carbon sources as metallurgical coal substitutes
May 11, 2020

More news

Australia Country Report 2021
May 4, 2021
Italy Country Report 2021
May 4, 2021
Austria Country Report 2021
March 10, 2021
Denmark Task 42 Update February 2021
February 16, 2021
The Netherlands Task 42 Update January 2021
January 28, 2021

Publications overview


IEA Energy Technology Network IEA Bioenergy, also known as the Technology Collaboration Programme (TCP) for a Programme of Research, Development and Demonstration on Bioenergy, functions within a Framework created by the International Energy Agency (IEA). Views, findings and publications of IEA Bioenergy do not necessarily represent the views or policies of the IEA Secretariat or of its individual Member countries.