Workshop Programme
Albert Borschette, Room 1D
Rue Froissart 36
1040 Brussels

08:30-09:00    Welcome Coffee & Registration

09:00-09:30    Opening Session
Director, DG Energy, tbc

Kyriakos Maniatis, DG Energy

Keynote presentation

Andrea Ramirez Ramirez, TU Delft, “BIO+CCS+CCU? The need for unconventional ventures to reach climate targets”

09:30-10:30    Point of Departure:
Nils Rettenmaier & Thomas Fröhlich, IFEU,

Gerfried Jungmeier, Joanneum Research, “Principles and Examples for LCA based CO2-Counting for CCU”

Georg Markowz, Carbon CEEnergy, “Special challenges in LCA for CCU based on use of low-carbon intensity electricity”

10:30-10:45    Q & A

10:45-11:10    Networking Coffee break

11:10-12:50    State of Affairs – Examples from LCA work on CCU

Carlos Abanades, Spanish Research Council, “Benchmarking CCU for climate change mitigation purposes: some challenges and pitfalls”

Arne Kätelhön, RWTH Aachen University, “Life Cycle Assessment of the carbon feedstock CO2:
Avoiding suboptimal incentives for the CO2-utilization industry”

Aïcha El khamlichi, ADEME, “Assessing CO2 utilisation technologies by multicriteria decision making analysis”


Lisa Mohr, thyssenkrupp Steel Europe, “Determination of LCI of process gases – relevant aspects from a steel producer’s point of view”

12:50-13:10    Q & A

13:10-14:00    Lunch Break

14:00-15:00    State of Affairs – Examples from LCA work on CCU (continued)
Jose-Luis Galvez-Martos, IMDEA Energy, “Environmental assessment of a CCU process for the production of a cementitious material”

Benedikt Stefansson, Carbon Recycling International, “LCA for CO2 to Renewable Methanol: experiences and perspectives”

Andreas Bednarz, COVESTO, “Utilization of Carbon Dioxide as Integral Part for the Polyethercarbonate Polyol cardyonTM”

15:10-15:30    Q & A

15:30-16:00   Coffee break

16:00-17:20    Lessons learned
Tom Bradley, NAREC, “Benchmarking LCA for Algae: approach, experiences and results”
Panel Discussion

17:20-18:00    The Way forward and working methodology
Issam Dairanieh, CO2 Sciences, “Global CO2 initiative”
Kyriakos Maniatis, DG Energy

18:00-18:05    Closure of the Workshop