National Research Centre in Rotondella
National Research Centre in Rotondella (Trisaia)
Departure for the visit the National Research Centre in Rotondella (Trisaia), for all the students and the teachers. Doctor Maurizio Matera welcomed us in the assembly hall, where two researchers introduced us their tasks concerning with research, technology innovation and advanced services in the fields of energy, research was extended to renewable energy sources ( biomass and biofuels), the environment and sustainable development. Trisaia research centre is devoted to the development of agro-food industry too.
After the meeting in the assembly hall, the whole group of the students was split into two groups to visit the laboratories guided by the two researchers to show us the processes of the activities of research. ENEA acts in close collaboration with the Italian Government, Regions, local administrations.
The steam explotion pilot plant can treat 300Kg/h of biomass, developing and demonstrating the production of liquid biofuels from fermentation processes (ethanol). Link : http://www.enea.it/