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9 März 2018

Energiewende braucht PowerFuels

Statement von dena-Chef Andreas Kuhlmann zur Agora-Studie „Die zukünftigen Kosten strombasierter synthetischer Brennstoffe“

Engineering Clostridia: The Digest’s 2018 Multi-Slide Guide to n-Butanol Production from Biomass and CO2

Cooperational project to directly utilize cellulose and fix CO2 for n-butanol production from lignocellulosic biomass

8 März 2018

TOP Unique trend report on carbon dioxide (CO2) as a chemical feedstock for a wide range of polymers

German nova-Institute presents technologies, polymers, developers and producers in this growing sector with high economic and sustainability potential

TOP Ein außergewöhnlicher Trendreport zur Nutzung von Kohlendioxid (CO2) als chemischem Rohstoff für ein breites Spektrum an Polymeren

Das nova-Institut stellt die Technologien, Kunststoffe, Entwickler und Produzenten dieses Wachstumssektors vor, mit großem Markt- und Nachhaltigkeitspotenzial

6 März 2018

Was bedeutet Sektorenkopplung?

BMWI erklärt, wie mittels Sektorenkopplung sowohl der Stromsektor, als auch der Wärme- und Verkehrsbereich nachhaltig versorgt werden können

2 März 2018

Power-to-Gas mit einer Million gefördert: Erdgas durch Synthesegas ersetzen

Gefördertes Kooperations-Projekt 'Portal-Green' will einen Leitfaden zur Planung und zum Betrieb einer Power-to-Gas-Anlage entwickeln

28 Februar 2018

Econic Technologies raises £7m for pioneering technology to help fight climate change

Catalyst technology company, Econic Technologies, founded in 2011, has completed another successful funding round

27 Februar 2018

China is the acid-test for a technology that could save the world from catastrophic climate change

Beijing’s ability to take a heavy-handed approach to the problem is likely to be a huge advantage

26 Februar 2018

The compelling case for capturing carbon emissions and burying them underground

QUARTZ interview with Julio Friedman about why CCS is crucial to reach global climate goals

23 Februar 2018

Energy Department Invests $44M in Advanced Carbon Capture Technologies Projects

Federal funding for cost-shared research and development through Design and Testing of Advanced Carbon Capture Technologies.

22 Februar 2018

Air Liquide opens a unique CO2 Recovery Plant in Johnstown, ON

Air Liquide invested over $30 million these past two years to build this new facility and enhance its bulk distribution fleet in Ontario and Quebec

19 Februar 2018

33 Presentations and 7 valuable Comments on Carbon Dioxide as Feedstock for Fuels, Chemistry and Polymers

6th Conference on Carbon Dioxide as Feedstock for Fuels, Chemistry and Polymers

Humanity’s fight against climate change is failing. One technology can change that

In virtually every IPCC model, carbon capture is absolutely essential - no matter what else we do to mitigate climate change

14 Februar 2018

TOP Power-to-Gas mit hohem Wirkungsgrad

Das EU-Projekt HELMETH konnte den Wirkungsgrad der Methangasproduktion aus regenerativem Strom dank thermischer Verkettung chemischer Prozesse auf über 75 Prozent steigern

8 Februar 2018

Power-to-X: Energie, wandle Dich!

Power-to-X-Technologien erlauben es, überschüssigen Strom dezentral in Wärme oder Kraftstoff umzuwandeln

7 Februar 2018

Neue Methode könnte den Weg zur Wasserstoffwirtschaft ebnen

WSU-Forscher entwickelten eine sehr einfache, fünfminütige Methode, um große Mengen eines hochwertigen Katalysators zu erzeugen

New water-splitting method could open path to hydrogen economy

WSU researchers developed a very simple, five-minute method to create large amounts of a high-quality catalyst

5 Februar 2018

From greenhouse gases to plastics

New catalyst for recycling carbon dioxide discovered

31 Januar 2018

Energieeffizienz: Chemieindustrie setzt auf Erneuerbare Energien

Weltweit größte PEM-Wasserstoff-Elektrolyse-Anlage will „grüne“ Chemie im Rheinland etablieren

30 Januar 2018

BioRECO2VER: turning CO2 into chemicals using bioconversion

4 year project to focus on refining biotechnological processes which can turn CO2 from industrial point sources into valuable platform chemicals

Carbon Dioxide to Chemicals and Fuels

Ron Cascone, Principal in the Energy and Chemicals Advisory at Nexant, Inc., Special to the Digest

26 Januar 2018

TOP World’s Largest Hydrogen Electrolysis in Shell’s Rhineland Refinery

The plant, named “Refhyne” is scheduled to be in operation in 2020

TOP Weltgrösste Wasserstoff- Elektrolyse entsteht in der Rheinland Raffinerie

Anlage mit dem Namen „Refhyne“ soll 2020 in Betrieb gehen

24 Januar 2018

TOP Evonik and Siemens to generate high-value specialty chemicals from carbon dioxide and eco-electricity

Test plant will produce “green” chemistry and serve as an energy store for eco-electricit

TOP Evonik und Siemens erzeugen aus Kohlendioxid und Ökostrom wertvolle Spezialchemikalien

Versuchsanlage soll „grüne“ Chemie produzieren und als Energiespeicher für Ökostrom dienen

23 Januar 2018

More Than Just a Dream. Climate-Destroying CO2 as a Feedstock for Fuels, Chemicals and Plastics

Current Research and Industrial Implementation Highlights

Mehr als ein Traum: Klimakiller CO2 als Rohstoff für Kraftstoffe, Chemie und Kunststoffe

Highlights aus aktueller Forschung und industrieller Umsetzung

Nature Has More Than One Way to Make Methane say USU Biochemists

US-Universities collaboration researchers report a bacterial, iron-only nitrogenase pathway for methane formation

18 Januar 2018

Affordable, green hydrogen — it is here, near, or nowhere in sight (again)?

20MW water electrolysis unit in Delfzijl, Netherlands, to convert sustainably produced electricity into 3,000 tons of green hydrogen a year

17 Januar 2018

Learning from leaves: Going green with artificial photosynthesis

Video: Collaboration between Siemens, Evonik and Covestro combines solar-powered electroreduction of CO2 with a bacterial fermenter to produce complex chemicals

16 Januar 2018

An innovative natural-gas power plant could be the future of hurricane-proof electricity

Which price is worth paying for a clean and reliable way to keep the lights on during natural disasters?

15 Januar 2018

The Materials Industry Is Pitching In to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions

These companies are utilizing alternative technologies to reduce - and reuse - carbon dioxide emissions

12 Januar 2018

Ontario Announces 20 Semi-Finalists for Solutions 2030 Challenge

The top eight teams from Phase 1 will be invited to participate in Phase 2 and will be awarded up to $250,000 per team to support costs related to their participation

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