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11 Januar 2018

Coal Refining Chemical-Looping Systems with CO2 as a Co-Feedstock for Chemicals Syntheses

Results indicate the potential for significant feedstock reduction in large-scale coal to chemical processes

10 Januar 2018

Verkehrswende: Heißt die Lösung E-Fuels?

Forscher Michael Sterner erklärt im tagesschau.de-Interview Vor- und Nachteile dieser Antriebstechnik

9 Januar 2018

Batteries can’t solve the world’s biggest energy-storage problem. One startup has a solution

Electrochaea’s process could be an answer to one of the biggest problems of the 21st century

20 Dezember 2017

Bodegas Torres: Green sky thinking

Spanish wine producer company has so far invested €12 million in green initiatives since 2008

19 Dezember 2017

Erneuerbare Gase ‐ ein Systemupdate der Energiewende

Einsatz erneuerbarer Gase unabdingbar für die Dekarbonisierung des Feedstocks der Industrie und des Verkehrssektors

15 Dezember 2017

ArcelorMittal gets nod from World Economic Forum for integrating circular economy principles into its business model

Corporation is finding ways to make transformational changes to the way it does busines

14 Dezember 2017

An implementation plan for CCS and CCU in Europe

EU now needs to put in place a long-term policy framework that incentivises this low-carbon technology in Europe, writes Graeme Sweeney

13 Dezember 2017

The teenager inventor who could change the way the world fights climate change

Energy fascinated student was awarded his first patent at 18 and he has his own company now, Innovator Energy

CO2 Value Europe: A new association dedicated to the utilisation of CO2

43 leading industrial and research stakeholders will cooperate to implement solutions to convert CO2 into valuable products

12 Dezember 2017

The material that built the modern world is also destroying it. Here’s a fix

Cement industry is currently responsible for about 5% of global CO2 emissions - 1 kg of cement releases more than 0.5 kg of carbon dioxide into the atmosphere

8 Dezember 2017

A radical startup has invented the world’s first zero-emissions fossil-fuel power plant

Net Power, a North Carolina-based energy startup is making a $150-million investment in a new approach to deploy carbon-capture technology

6 Dezember 2017

HYDROSOL-Plant: Hydrogen from sunlight

Research group presents what is currently the largest test facility for splitting water

HYDROSOL-Plant: Wasserstoff aus Sonnenlicht

Forschergruppe stellt aktuell größte Testanlage zur solarthermischen Wasserspaltung vor

5 Dezember 2017

STEP Award: Electrochaea erhält Unternehmenspreis für biologische Power-to-Gas-Technologie

Cleantech-Startup aus Planegg erhält damit die dritte Auszeichnung innerhalb eines Jahres

1 Dezember 2017

Turning emissions into fuel

MIT-developed method converts carbon dioxide into useful compounds

Pollution to Products!

Efficient use of carbon is driven by carbon recycling technologies

29 November 2017

Efficient Conversion of CO2–H2O into Fuels

Xiamen University (China) researchers have developed an easy and highly efficient strategy for alkane production by using CO2 and solar energy

28 November 2017

Dual Catalyst for Olefin Production from CO2

Chinese researchers developed a dual catalyst that can selectively produce lower olefins (between two and four carbon atoms) from CO2

23 November 2017

Power-to-X im Überblick: Energie, wandle Dich!

Wie vielseitig Energie sein kann, zeigt sich nicht nur anhand der unterschiedlichen Möglichkeiten, sie zu gewinnen

22 November 2017

U of T chemistry team advances to ‘close the carbon cycle’

Solar fuel breakthroughs showcased in new art exhibit in Vienna

21 November 2017

Zentrales Innovationsprogramm Mittelstand: CO2-Nutzung geht weiter

BMWi hat Förderung des Kooperationsnetzwerks "UseCO2" für zwei weitere Jahre verlängert

A Green Take on Carbon Dioxide

Sam A. Rushing, Advanced Cryogenics, Ltd. – Special to The Digest

16 November 2017

Kohlendioxid als Rohstoff nutzen

Kohlendioxid ist weitgehend als klimaschädliches Abgas bekannt – Die immer wiederkehrende Frage ist, ob man dieses Gas auch als Rohstoff nutzen könnte

13 November 2017

In dieser Box könnte die Zukunft der CO2-Abscheidung stecken

ExxonMobil und FuelCell Energy erforschen vielversprechendes Potenzial kapazitätsstarker Brennstoffzellen, CO2-Emissionen abzuscheiden

9 November 2017

Sustainable acrylic acid process patented by Dioxide Materials

Dioxide Materials was issued a patent for preparing a process for forming acrylic acid that does not use propylene as a feed stock

Using CO2 for microalgae and biofuels: The Digest’s 2017 Multi-Slide Guide to MicroBio Engineering’s algae overview

Founder and CEO John Benemann gave this illuminating overview of the utilization of CO2 using microalgae

2 November 2017

Separating methane and CO2 will become more efficient

KU Leuven researchers developed a new membrane that makes the separation process much more effective

27 Oktober 2017

Covestro: Europeans join forces on CO2 – Chemical industry will use waste gas from steel factories to make plastics

Research project launched with 14 partners from seven countries - EU supports development of a particularly sustainable process

Covestro: Europäischer Schulterschluss zur CO2-Nutzung – Chemie will Abgase aus Stahlwerken für Kunststoffe verwenden

Forschungsprojekt mit 14 Partnern aus sieben Ländern gestartet - EU fördert Entwicklung von besonders nachhaltigem Verfahren

26 Oktober 2017

Wasserstoff als Benzin-Alternative: Wenn nur die Stromkosten nicht wären

Künstliche Kraftstoffe auf Wasserstoff-Basis sollen emissionsfrei sein - und die Zukunft des Verbrennungsmotors. Doch die Idee vom klimafreundlichen Sprit hat einen entscheidenden Haken

This Startup Turns Climate Pollution Into Fish Feed

NovoNutrients wants to replace fish food with something more sustainable: microbes grown with carbon dioxide

25 Oktober 2017

TOP Energiewende nur mit E-Fuels möglich – Prognos-Studie

Künftige Bundesregierung sollte daher die Bedeutung neuer flüssiger Energieträger für die Zukunft der Energieversorgung anerkennen und ihre Markteinführung unterstützen

23 Oktober 2017

Statoil, Shell and Total entered CO2 storage partnership to meet the global climate target

Project is part of the Norwegian authorities’ efforts to develop full-scale carbon capture and storage in Norway

22 Oktober 2017

The world’s first “negative emissions” plant has begun operation – turning carbon dioxide into stone

Three companies are currently building machines that can capture CO2 directly from the air

19 Oktober 2017

Wie sieht die Zukunft der Kohlenstoffwirtschaft aus?

Neues Themenheft von Fraunhofer UMSICHT diskutiert Aspekte einer Transformation des heutigen kohlenstoffbasierten Wirtschaftssystems

Biofuel Production with the Sun, the Sea and Thermochemical Reactions

New approaches to the science and technology of CO2-to-fuels may alter the energetics, the economics, and the business case to the point where bio-based CO2 conversion could be poised for a radical leap forward

18 Oktober 2017

Power-to-Gas: Electrochaea erhält Innovationspreis

Rückenwind aus der Bayerischen Staatskanzlei

Could CO2 be the new fuel feedstock?

Reducing the amount of CO2 in the atmosphere is one of the defining issues of our times, but the most prominent method — carbon capture and storage (CCS) — has made little progress over the last decade…

17 Oktober 2017

Breakthrough in direct activation of CO2 and CH4 into liquid fuels and chemicals

University of Liverpool researchers report a very unique plasma synthesis process for the direct, one-step activation of carbon dioxide and methane into higher value liquid fuels and chemicals

Energiewende: Technologieoffener Ansatz bietet am meisten Vorteile

dena gibt mit Leitstudie Integrierte Energiewende Empfehlungen für Koalitionsverhandlungen

16 Oktober 2017

Study: Sunlight and the right microbes convert Arctic carbon into carbon dioxide

Oregon State and University of Michigan research identified compounds that microbes prefer using high-resolution chemistry and genetic approache

13 Oktober 2017

New efficient catalyst for key step in artificial photosynthesis

Process sets free protons and electrons that can be used to make fuels

6 Oktober 2017

MSU research to harness algae to contain power plant emissions

Algae used to produce biodiesel from coal emissions

5 Oktober 2017

Catalyst pioneer Econic Technologies partners with SCG Chemicals on CO2-based polymers

The joint venture is one of a number of global partnerships Econic Technologies is engaging in towards realising its goal to create value from waste CO2

28 September 2017

Scientists show how to control catalyst that turns a greenhouse gas into a fuel or feedstock

The Pivotal Step in Turning Carbon Dioxide

27 September 2017

It’s Definitely Possible to Turn Greenhouse Gases into Fuel Feedstock

PNNL researchers figured out a way to make sure that converting CO2 would only produce the desired chemical

26 September 2017

Solar-to-Fuel System Recycles CO2 to Make Ethanol and Ethylene

Berkeley Lab advance is first demonstration of efficient, light-powered production of fuel via artificial photosynthesis

25 September 2017

CCCI celebrates $950,000 federal investment in equipment

Ottawa investing in carbon capture and conversion technology

21 September 2017

Hints from hemoglobin lead to better carbon monoxide storage

Newly created material can absorb carbon monoxide far better than other materials

15 September 2017

Potential Carbon Capture Game Changer Nears Completion

If it works as expected, the Net Power natural gas demonstration plant will capture carbon at nearly no cost