Member - Pyropower

Pyropower offers a decentralised system to manage waste, extract energy and other valuable compounds within the biomass.

Type Startup or self-employed
Founded 2019
Company Size 8
Member Type
Founders Marcel Kempers, Pietro Invernizzi, Thomas Merdassi
Headquarters 2628 CK Delft, Netherlands
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Pyropower is a startup from the Delft University of Technology, with key members from Wageningen University. Together, the mission is to reduce the impact of waste, facilitate sustainable food and material production and unleash the full potential of bioenergy. The core technology is a modular, decentralized slow pyrolysis and (thermocatalytic reaction) system that manages organic waste, produce clean heating to reduce reliance on natural gas and biochar, used in agriculture, filler for sustainable products and bio-composites and an important method to sequester carbon.
Headquarters 2628 CK Delft, Netherlands

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The Sustainable Development Goals are a call to action to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure peace and prosperity everywhere.
Clean water and sanitation
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Affordable and clean energy
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Industry, innovation and infrastructure
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SDG 11
Sustainable cities and communities
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SDG 12
Responsible consumption and production
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