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Research Research Projects BMBF: ENGHACO - ENergize GHana by Cocoa Husks

ENGHACOH - ENergize GHana by COcoa Husks


The project ENGHACOH's (ENergize GHAna by Cocoa Husks) objective is optimizing the technology of pyrolysis for combustion of so far unused cocoa pod husks in order to sustainably produce energy in the Asaman region of Ghana as well as a pilot for the research consortium, to be established.

Start: August 2018

Project Volume: 59,989,00 €

Funded by

Project Management

Prof. Dr. Michael Hartmann

University Management

Vice President of Academic Affairs & Teaching, Study Programme Director Renewable Energy
Room H.819
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In Cooperation

University of Ghana Legon

Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) - Energy Centre

Fraunhofer Institut für Umwelt-, Sicherheits- und Energietechnik UMSICHT

Builders of Today Association (BOTA)

Asaman Cocoa Farmers Association

Municipal Assembly Asaman (MAA)

Landwirtschaftsministerium Ghana

Kikam Technical Institute

HU Berlin

Berliner Landesstelle für gewerbliche Berufsförderung in Entwicklungsländern

Susteen Technologies GmbH