The twinning between IPPortalegre, the Royal Institute of Technology, the Italian National Agency for New Technologies, Energy and Sustainable Economic Development, and Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, aims to enhance the scientific and technological capacity in cleaning and purification of thermal gasification syngas, in order to produce hydrogen and raise staff’s research profile and excellence. 

Project Goals


To strengthen IPPortalegre knowledge and competencies to potentiate the know-how in techniques for syngas cleaning from waste thermal gasification and hydrogen production  


Enhance the quality and number of high impact scientific publications in the area


Build a network of collaboration


To promote the involvement and competence development of early-stage researchers (ESRs) in IPPortalegre


To develop and establish tools for knowledge management and science-industry rapprochement


To promote knowledge transfer activities to the scientific community, industry and society


Combine different expertise to help the share of knowledge and experiences in syngas production


Guarantee communication and dissemination of the project results to a larger audience

The opportunity for the leader of the consortium

Waste2H2 reveals to be an opportunity for IPPortalegre to increase its technology capacitation development, acquire new technical knowledge, administration and management skills; to participate in new networks, increasing the number of international/national project submissions and international publications and patents.