EBRI conducts world-class bioenergy and energy systems research - ranging from fundamental research and development through to the deployment of innovative technologies. Our team of internationally-renowned researchers are focussed on methods of generating energy from biomass waste and residues.


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Research topics include:                                                                                                                            

  • Feedstock investigation
    Testing and analysis of feedstocks for fuel production.
  • Gasification
    Research and technology demonstration for gasification applications.
  • Pyrolysis
    Research and technology demonstration for fast, intermediate and slow pyrolysis processes.
  • Torrefaction
    Thermal pre-treatment of biomass to upgrade thermal-chemical properties.
  • Vehicle-to-Grid
    New communication and control platform for Vehicle-to-Grid/Building (V2G/V2B) systems.


EBRI is committed to providing practical bioenergy solutions for companies and local authorities in the West Midlands, UK, Europe and beyond, to be able to explore the growing bioenergy market and the opportunities it offers. EBRI also welcomes collaboration opportunities with academia and industry.