Decarbonising industrial processes
with Calcium Looping

CaLby2030 is a European project granted under Horizon Europe framework programme. The main goal is to act as enabling tool to achieve, by 2030, commercial deployment of Calcium Looping technology (CaL) using Circulating Fluidised Bed reactors. Three pilot plants will be used in Germany, Sweden and Spain to demonstrate >99% CO2 capture rates in three hard to abate industrial sectors: cement, steel and waste to energy.

Starting date: October 1st 2022
Project duration: 42 months
EU contribution: € 15.026.220,75
Number of partners: 18
Coordinator: CSIC


Partners / Research Organization


LUT University is a Finnish public research university combining the fields of technology, business, and social sciences. The research at LUT focuses …


VDZ Technology gGmbH – is a scientific institute that focuses on practical research, providing comprehensive services in the field of cement and concr…


UCL Chemical Engineering: Situated in the heart of London, UCL is consistently ranked amongst the top 10 universities in the world with 97% of the Che…


Radboud University (SKU): Radboud University is a public research university located in Nijmegen, the Netherlands. Radboud University is a general uni…

Partner / Industry


Sumitomo SHI FW is a global provider of solutions and services that decarbonize energy. Our solutions include energy from biomass and waste, long duration energy storage, waste to value, carbon capture, flue gas cleaning, waste heat boilers and services. Relying on our 1800 talented people, we opera…


TECforLime is Carmeuse’s internal engineering company, focused on being a global leader in developing Calcium/Magnesium based solutions to address climate change. Carmeuse is a world-leading producer of lime, limestone, and related services, with 160 years of experience in the extraction and process…


Iren is one of the largest and most dynamic multiutility companies on the Italian scene and operates in the sectors of electricity, thermal energy for district heating and gas, and in the management of integrated water services, environmental services and technological services

Thomas Zement GmbH

For years, thomas group has been pursuing a steady an long-term growth course in the cement, concrete components and ready-mix concrete segments. In the cement business, the acquisition of the Erwitte plant in 2017 and the Karsdorf plant in 2022 significantly improved the competitive position and th…


EUropean COoperation in Research and Education – is a consulting firm that offers partner design, administrative management, reporting, evaluation and research services to universities, research centers, companies, public administrations, non-profit organizations wishing to participate in research a…