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Mar
15
Thu
2018
all-day 6th Conference on Carbon Dioxide... @ Maternushaus
6th Conference on Carbon Dioxide... @ Maternushaus
Mar 15 – Mar 16 all-day
6th Conference on Carbon Dioxide as Feedstock for Fuels, Chemistry and Polymers @ Maternushaus | Cologne | North Rhine-Westphalia | Germany
The  nova-Institute is organizing the 6thConference on Carbon Dioxide as Feedstock for Fuels, Chemistry and Polymers. The conference is aimed at providing international major players from the field of sustainable fuels, chemicals and polymers from[...]
May
16
Wed
2018
all-day CO2 Reuse Summit @ Zurich
CO2 Reuse Summit @ Zurich
May 16 – May 17 all-day
CO2 Reuse Summit @ Zurich
The CO2 Reuse Summit, taking place on 16-17 May 2018 in Zurich, will bring together major stakeholders from the industry to highlight latest developments related to carbon utilization. The programme will address challenges and opportunities when it[...]
Aug
27
Mon
2018
all-day The 16th International Conferenc... @ Rio de Janeiro
The 16th International Conferenc... @ Rio de Janeiro
Aug 27 – Aug 30 all-day
The 16th International Conference on Carbon Dioxide Utilization @ Rio de Janeiro | Brazil
In 2018, the 16th International Conference on Carbon Dioxide Utilization travels to Brazil. The overall theme is”Sustainability through CO2 Utilization” and there are six associated topics: Thermal and Catalytic Conversion of CO2 into Fuels and Chemicals; CO2 Conversion by[...]

BEIS invites tenders for the first ph...

As part of the Government’s Clean Growth Strategy BEIS will be allocating up to £20 million to design and construct carbon capture and utilisation (CCU) demonstration projects. This programme will encourage industrial sites to capture carbon dioxide which could then be used in industrial applications. This would help to enable a pathway for l [...]

ICCDU 2018 Abstracts are now open

The 16th International Conference on Carbon Dioxide Utilization (ICCDU XVI) will be held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, from the 27th to 30th August 2018. The ICCDU XVI will be organized under the seal of the Brazilian Catalysis Society (SBCat) The main focus of the conference is “Sustainability through CO2 Utilization” and will encom [...]

C02 Chemistry Jobs at Imperial Colleg...

The Department of Chemistry at Imperial College is planning to make up to 10 new academic appointments from Lecturer to full Professor. The University has indicated that one area of particular interest is the heterogeneous catalysis of sustainable fuels and feedstocks, including for example the development of catalysts for the direct reductio [...]

New Branding

To mark the third phase of CO2Chem’s work and development, the network is set to undergo a re-branding – adopting an attractive new logo and accompanying colour scheme. Now that Rob Pilling is settling into his new role as Network Manager, one of his first tasks is to translate the designs as part of a planned refurbishment of our [...]

CO2Chem Network Manager

CO2Chem has a new Network Manager. Rob Pilling was appointed to the post in September and is working two days per week out of the CDUK office at The University of Sheffield. Rob has a varied background including experience of similar roles and of work spanning organic chemistry, industrial research, fuels technology, environmental policy, tra [...]

Good news from CO2Chem

The first bit of good news is that CO2Chem has been refunded by EPSRC for a further 2 years, until 31 August 2019. We will be appointing a new Network Manager but be rest assured Katy will still play an active role in the network.  A job spec will be issued soon for a post at Grade 7.1 with a 0.4 FTE workload (2 days).  More details of the CO [...]

Carbon8 Systems secures Queen’s Award

Carbon8 Systems, the Kent-based world leader in the permanent capture of carbon dioxide using industrial waste and contaminated soils, has received the Queen’s Award for Enterprise: Innovation 2017. The company, formed in 2006 and a spin-out from the University of Greenwich, has successfully put its patented Accelerated Carbonisation Technolo [...]

Re-using carbon dioxide could provide...

A new report published by the University of Sheffield outlines how the re-use of carbon dioxide (CO2) could help Scotland shift to a more sustainable and circular economy. The report titled ‘Actions required to develop a roadmap towards a Carbon Dioxide Utilisation Strategy for Scotland (2016)’, was commissioned by Scottish Enterprise to prov [...]

CO2Chem Seedcorn Grants 2016

Apply now for CO2Chem Seedcorn Funding if you are based in the UK CO2Chem Seedcorn grants give funding for pump-priming investigations which will lead to a grant proposal and ideally a research paper. All applications should demonstrate a clear pathway for this to be achieved. Grants must be led by a UK University but collaboration with indus [...]

Former BP Executive Joins Global Effo...

Former BP Executive Joins Global Effort to Capture and Utilize Carbon Dr. Issam Dairanieh to Lead Innovative Effort to Convert CO2 into Commercial Products SAN FRANCISCO – Dr. Issam Dairanieh, the former head of the corporate venture capital team at BP, will lead an ambitious new initiative focused on converting carbon emissions into [...]

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