100 kW Heatpipe Reformer

EVT Heatpipe Reformer


100 kW Heatpipe Reformer for hydrogen and SNG production


  • fully automated gasification of solid fuels, e.g. lignite, wood pellets, wood chips
  • pressurized operation up to 5 bar (a) for efficient syntheses of a variety of liquid and gaseous products
  • demonstration of high temperature heat pipes without hydrogen inactivation through optimized membrane degassing
  • highly efficient combustion chamber with low CO emissions


Christian Wondra, M. Sc.

Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering
Lehrstuhl für Energieverfahrenstechnik