The InnoFuels platform is intended to bundle all available information on reFuels, jointly develop overall solutions in teams with experts from science, industry and politics, and prepare guidelines as well as research and action recommendations. The project is scheduled to run for 3.5 years and is being funded by the German Federal Ministry of Transport with around 5.2 million euros.
CENA participates in the InnoFuels monitoring group and also leads the aviation application field together with DLR and Lufthansa.
The partners in the project are:
Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) with the Institute for Piston Engines and the Institute for Catalysis Research and Technology; Mineralölraffinerie Oberrhein GmbH & Co. KG (MiRO); Center for Solar Energy and Hydrogen Research Baden-Württemberg (ZSW); e-Mobil BW State Agency for New Mobility Solutions and Automotive Baden-Württemberg; Infraserv GmbH & Co. Höchst KG; Institute of Aerospace Combustion Technology of the German Aerospace Center; CENA, Hessen Trade & Invest GmbH; Deutsche Lufthansa AG; University of Rostock, Chair of Piston Engines and Internal Combustion Engines; Rolls-Royce Solutions GmbH (RRS); Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG; Volkswagen AG; DBFZ Deutsches Biomasseforschungszentrum gemeinnützige GmbH; International PtX Hub Berlin; RheinMain University of Applied Sciences; Frontier Economics Limited.
In addition to the joint applicant, the Baden-Württemberg Ministry of Transport, the Hesse Ministry of Economics, Energy, Transport and Housing, the Competence Center Climate and Noise Protection in Air Transport Hesse (CENA), the Center for Solar Energy and Hydrogen Research (ZSW) and, as industry representatives, Mineralölraffinerie Oberrhein and Industriepark Hoechst as well as the German Federal Ministry of Digital Affairs and Transport (BMDV) are represented in the monitoring group, which has a coordinating function.