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Bio-based chemistry
Innovation and Industry

Bio-based chemistry

IFPEN is working on the development of processes, catalysts and biocatalysts for the transformation of biomass into bases for the chemicals sector (alcohols, olefins and aromatics). [ More information
Renewable energies
Innovation and Industry

Renewable energies

The energy transition and tackling climate change depend on the development of new renewable resources. IFPEN proposes processes for the production of fuels, bases for the chemicals sector and gas
Hydrogène
Innovation and Industry

Our strengths

Hydrogen Our strengths IFPEN’s cross-cutting positioning throughout the “Hydrogen” value chain.
Hydrogène
Innovation and Industry

Our networks

Hydrogène Our networks sen4H2 project The sen4H2 (Sentinel Data for the Detection of Naturally Occurring Hydrogen Emanations) project, supported by the European Space Agency ( ESA ), was launched at
Hydrogène
Innovation and Industry

Our solutions

Hydrogen Our solutions IFPEN is already active in some of the technological building blocks of the hydrogen value chain (H2) and a road map is being examined concerning investment in other areas.
Hydrogène
Innovation and Industry

Hydrogen

Hydrogen OVERVIEW AND CHALLENGES Growing support from the public authorities: on 1 June 2018, the French government launched a Hydrogen Plan aimed at supporting its deployment within the context of
Geothermal energy
Innovation and Industry

Our strengths

Geothermal energy Our strengths Our expertise in the field of underground management developed for oils & gas and transferable to geothermal energy: reservoir modeling , including fluid-rock
Geothermal energy
Innovation and Industry

Our networks

Geothermal energy Our networks Collaboration with the BRGM « We work in close partnership with teams from the BRGM (French Geological and Mining Research Bureau), capitalizing on our synergies and
Geothermal energy
Innovation and Industry

Our solutions

Geothermal energy Our solutions The technological solutions developed by IFPEN concern problems covering the entire geothermal value chain: exploration: of geothermal potential: temperature,
Geothermal energy
Innovation and Industry

Geothermal energy

Geothermal energy OVERVIEW AND CHALLENGES Geothermal technology is used to convert underground heat into energy. This energy can be used for two purposes: electricity generation: the power required is