Project nº024020

RDFGAS - Energy utilization of fuels derived from waste and dry sludge


Cofinanced by national funds and by the European Union through ERDF - European Regional Development Fund, under the Competitiveness and Internationalization Operational Program - Compete 2020 and Lisbon Regional Operational Program - Lisbon 2020.

Total eligible cost: 143 188,48 €

EU financial support: 112 563,54

Self-financing: 21 478,28 €

Support budget status: 21 478,28 €

Period of execution:
2017-11-01 to 2019-05-02

Location and Consortium:

- Instituto Politécnico de Portalegre (promotor líder)
- Instituto Politécnico de Setúbal
- CVR - Centro para a Valorização de Resíduos.



The project aims to develop a technological strategy for the cogassification of CDRs and dewatering sludges on a semi-industrial scale.


- Characterization and logistics of waste collection;

- Technologies for the recovery of energy from organic waste;

- Computational simulation of the combustion process of the gas resulting from the gasification of solid waste in a heating boiler.