Industrial Processes

The objective of this SFOE research programme is to apply innovative technology to sustainably reduce the use of resources in energy-intensive processes. To this end the SFOE promotes and coordinates interdisciplinary research projects in industry, at universities and at research facilities. The implementation of the results from these projects shall make a significant contribution  to the efficient use of resources, the reduction of greenhouse gases, the security of energy supply, and the competitive advantage of Swiss industries.

Current research priorities

  • Process innovation and optimisation
  • Process integration and use of waste heat
  • Renewable energy in industrial processes
  • Energy efficient industrial supply chains

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Last modification 28.02.2018

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Head of Programme

Carina Alles

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