Planning and monitoring of the overall project. Coordination of the activities to ensure the realization of the program objectives within the predefined time schedule and budget.

WP Leader: Istituto per la Microelettronica e Microsistemi, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche (CNR)

Novel Catalysts

Realization of novel catalysts for nitrogen reduction and ammonia oxidation. Understanding the structural and chemical properties relevant for the electrocatalytic activity.

WP Leader: Uppsala University (UU)

Modelling and Simulation

Atomic scale modeling and multi-physics simulations of the electrochemical devices to understand of the effects of complex interactions of physical, chemical, and electrochemical processes on the device performance by using experiments and simulation models

WP Leader: Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin für Materialien und Energie (HZB)

Electrochemical synthesis of ammonia

Development of a multi-stage reactor for electrochemical synthesis of ammonia from air and water at temperature below 100°C.

WP Leader: Forschungszentrum Jülich (FZJ)

Direct ammonia fuel cell

Direct use of ammonia as a fuel to generate electricity in a cell with minimum amount of noble metals, operating below 100°C. Understanding the effects of different operating conditions as well as catalyst materials and fuel blends on the device performance and durability.

WP Leader: Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin für Materialien und Energie (HZB)

Green Ammonia cycle

Evaluation of the effects of fluctuating power source or loading. Lab scale demonstrator of a complete ammonia cycle, powered by renewable energy sources. Life cycle analysis of the integrated NH3 energy system to quantify the potential contributions towards carbon reductions and the environmental impact.

WP Leader: Forschungszentrum Jülich (FZJ)

Communication, Dissemination and Exploitation

Support dissemination, communication and exploitation of the results to the scientific and to the industrial community, define and execute the exploitation strategy.

WP Leader: Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche (CNR)