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26 August 2016

5th Conference on CO2 as Feedstock for Fuels, Chemistry and Polymers

Register now and use 20 % early bird discount till end of August!

22 August 2016

Startschuss für die wissenschaftliche Begleitforschung zur stofflichen CO2-Nutzung

BMBF stellt 15 Millionen Euro im Rahmen der BMBF Fördermaßnahme CO2Plus bereit

17 August 2016

50 Hot Bio-Based Companies, 50 Quick Takes

Which goals and projects should be considered top-priority in the coming years besides solar, wind and hydro-based companies in regards to upgrading biomass?

15 August 2016

York chemists lead breakthrough in carbon capture

Starbons keeping great potential on large scale high CO2 adsorption from waste biomass

11 August 2016

Solar-Petrol: Finding sustainable petrol

How solar energy can be transformed into fuel

Sonnen-Sprit: Auf dem Weg zu nachhaltigem Benzin

Wie sich Sonnenenergie in Treibstoff umwandeln lässt

5 August 2016

CO2 vernetzt – vom Klimaschädling zum gefragten Rohstoff

Bewilligtes ZIM-Kooperationsnetzwerk "UseCO2" der IBB Netzwerk GmbH verwendet den Klimaschadstoff Kohlendioxid, um daraus nachhaltige Produkte zu fertigen

CO2 interlinked – from a climate risk factor to a highly sought-after raw material

Recently approved collaboration network "UseCO2", managed by IBB Netzwerk GmbH, utilizes the climate risk factor carbon dioxide to develop sustainable products

4 August 2016

Carbon XPrize aims to reimagine CO2

XPrize suggests that carbon could be used to make products like sustainable building materials, clothing and running shoes, automobiles and breakthrough medicines

3 August 2016

Solar cell sucks up CO2 and spits burnable fuel out the other side

Chicago University researchers discover new type of catalyst that can turn atmospheric CO2 into burnable fuels

2 August 2016

So holen wir CO2 aus der Atmosphäre wieder zurück

Israelischen Forschern ist es gelungen, Bakterien so zu reprogrammieren, dass sie Zucker aus Kohlendioxid produzieren können. Andere Forscher machen aus dem Treibhausgas Benzin

1 August 2016

BASF and Linde successfully complete pilot project at National Carbon Capture Center in Wilsonville, Alabama

Improved capture of carbon dioxide from flue gas at coal fired power plant

28 Juli 2016

ASU Researchers Explore Idea of Creating Fuels from Thin Air

Not all liquid fuels are fossil fuels, and fuels don’t have to be dirty

27 Juli 2016

Scientists Harness CO2 to Consolidate Biofuel Production Process

Neutralising of ionic liquids as lower cost process by recycling key ingredient

22 Juli 2016

Bill aims to create tax credits for carbon utilization, storage

Legislation would make tax credits available to companies based on the amount of carbon dioxide they avoid emitting into the atmosphere through carbon capture or remove from the atmosphere through utilization

21 Juli 2016

PHYCO2 completes test pilots of Algae Growth, CO2 Sequestration at Michigan State

Two advisory boards to focus on the commercialization of technologies for human nutrition and animal feed

19 Juli 2016

TOP Promise of sustainable CO2 utilisation technology to boost European industry

EU-funded SCOT project showcased its innovative work in Brussels

TOP Technologie für nachhaltige CO2-Nutzung soll die europäische Industrie fördern

Mitglieder des EU-Projekts SCOT stellten innovative Forschungsergebnisse in Brüssel vor

11 Juli 2016

Newlight Technologies Signs 15-Year Production License Agreement With Paques Holdings bv

Companies will work together to accelerate the expansion of AirCarbon production capacity globally

Energy from Sunlight: Further Steps towards Artificial Photosynthesis

Artificial photosynthesis is considered a promising element of a sustainable future energy supply

Energie aus Sonnenlicht: Weiterer Schritt zur künstlichen Fotosynthese

Die künstliche Fotosynthese gilt als ein vielversprechendes Element einer zukünftigen nachhaltigen Energieversorgung

7 Juli 2016

Clariant unterstützt Carbon2Chem-Projekt zur Reduzierung industrieller CO2-Emissionen

Unternehmen stellt Methanolkatalysatoren und erforderliches Knowhow für das Projekt zur Verfügung

Clariant supports Carbon2Chem project for the reduction of industrial CO2 emissions

Company provides methanol catalysts and the necessary application know-how to the project

In Germany more than 60 million euros for the Carbon2Chem project

Aim of the project is to convert process gases from steel production – including the CO2 they contain – into base chemicals

6 Juli 2016

Hochgeschwindigkeitstunnel für Kohlendioxid

Tonminerale mit einem Schichtaufbau, wie Montmorillonit, sind interessante Kandidaten für die Abtrennung von CO2

5 Juli 2016

TOP The 20 Hottest Carbon-Capturing Technologies of 2016

First teams have registered in the NRG COSIA Carbon XPRIZE to develop breakthrough technology to help fight climate change through carbon capture and use

The top 20 ways to capture and make use of carbon

Biofuels Digest focusing on companies that achieved highest degrees of visibility and credibility to date

4 Juli 2016

Projektstart Carbon2Chem

Mit Abgas das Klima retten

30 Juni 2016

Covestro starts brand launch for CO2 products

cardyon® – The new brand for sustainable plastics production

29 Juni 2016

TOP Eating Air, Making Fuel: Weizmann Institute scientists engineer bacteria to create sugar from the greenhouse gas carbon dioxide

E. coli to fix carbon could give researchers a new toolbox for studying and improving this basic process

28 Juni 2016

Ein grüner Alleskönner aus Orangenschalen und Kohlendioxid

‚PLimC‘ ist der Name dieses grünen Alleskönners, der es erstmals ermöglicht, allein auf der Basis nachwachsender Rohstoffe ein breites Spektrum leistungsstarker Kunststoffe herzustellen

24 Juni 2016

Power to Gas: progress in regions; obstacles in federal law

dena’s Potentiality Atlas identifies four key regions - Strategy Platform recommends legal changes

Power to Gas: Fortschritte in Regionen, Hindernisse in Bundesgesetzen

dena-Potenzialatlas identifiziert vier Schwerpunktregionen - Strategieplattform empfiehlt Gesetzesänderungen

21 Juni 2016

TOP Premiere for new raw material: Covestro launches industrial production of plastics using carbon dioxide

Production plant opens in Dormagen - Innovative foam components manufactured with 20 percent CO2

TOP Premiere für neuen Rohstoff: Covestro startet industrielle Kunststoff-Herstellung mit CO2

Produktionsanlage in Dormagen eröffnet - 20 Prozent Kohlendioxid in neuartiger Schaumstoff-Komponente

Methanol is a CO2 Utilization Pathway

Serious policy discussion needed about biomethanol and the central role it can play in a clean energy economy

20 Juni 2016

Turning CO2 into rock

International study has shown for the first time that the greenhouse gas CO2 can be permanently and rapidly locked away by injecting it into volcanic bedrock

Speicherung von Klimagas – CO2 versteinert schneller als gedacht

Wenn man CO2 unterirdisch speichert, wird es schneller zu Stein als bisher angenommen. Ein Durchbruch beim Kampf gegen die Erderwärmung?

15 Juni 2016

Novomer Announces Successful Commercial-Scale Trials Of Converge® Polyols in Rigid Foams

Materials enabled Ford to produce sustainable foams and plastics that meet the rigorous standards of the automotive industry - a first for automakers

13 Juni 2016

Global competition on conversion of CO2 into valuable products – Carbon Capture & Utilization (CCU)

How to participate at "NRG COISIA Carbon XPRIZE“ and identify the most promising and efficient CCU technologies

10 Juni 2016

Bionic leaf turns sunlight into liquid fuel

New system surpasses efficiency of photosynthesis

9 Juni 2016

The Carbon XPRIZE: Exponential Approaches to Energy and Climate

US$20 million global competition to incentivize technologies that convert CO₂ emissions into valuable products

6 Juni 2016

Microorganisms team up to recycle carbon dioxide into biofuel

Stephanopoulos group at MIT reports engineered microorganisms that can generate sustainable biofuel from carbon dioxide emissions

1 Juni 2016

The Digest’s 2016 8-Slide Guide to Joule Unlimited

Liquid fuel from the Sun

24 Mai 2016

Preserving Mother Earth: Ford First Automaker to Use Captured CO2 to Develop Foam and Plastic for Vehicles

Ford researchers foresee the new materials going into production vehicles within five years

18 Mai 2016

Exhaust Filtered from Carbon Dioxide

Geesthacht Polymer Researchers Develop New Membrane Method

12 Mai 2016

Photosynthese als Vorbild: Chemiker entwickeln künstliches Blatt

Forscher haben den ersten lichtgetriebenen Wasseroxidationskatalysator entwickelt, der auf Mangan-Vanadiumoxid basiert

Pentair Haffmans introduces CO2 recovery system for biogas

Minimizes the plant’s overall CO2 footprint, and allows for a wider choice in feedstock

10 Mai 2016

PHYCO2, MSU announce breakthrough in algae technology

Technology can capture significant amounts of CO2 for high-density algae cultivation with the PHYCO2 patented algae photo bioreactor

9 Mai 2016

Increased CO2 levels are greening the Earth

From a quarter to half of Earth’s vegetated lands has shown significant greening over the last 35 years largely due to rising levels of atmospheric CO2