The Carbon Dioxide Utilisation Network


Recommended Reading

This is a list of some helpful background reading in the field of CO2 utilisation. The list is not exhaustive but covers the  texts that CO2Chem have found useful:

Aresta, M. (Ed.), 2010, Carbon Dioxide as a Chemical Feedstock, Wiley-VCH, Weinheim.  ISBN:  978-527-32475-0

BMBF, 2009, German Federal Ministry of Education and Research, CO2 Utilisation Potential: Summary of the joint seminar of BMBF and Siemens, 22-23 September Bonn, Germany.

DNV, 2011, Carbon Dioxide Utilisation: Electrochemical Conversion of CO2 – Opportunities and Challenges, Research and Innovation, Position Paper 07 – 2011.

Halmann, M.M. and Steinberg, M. , 1999, Greenhouse Gas Carbon Dioxide Mitigation: Science and Technology, Lewis Publishers, CRC Press.  ISBN: 1-56670-284-4

IPCC, 2005,. Special Report on Carbon Dioxide Capture and Storage. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK.

Jiang, Z., Xiao, T., Kuznetzov, V.L. and Edwards, P.P., 2010, Turning Carbon Dioxide into Fuel, Philos. Trans. Roy. Soc., 368:, 3343-3364.

MacDowell, N., Florin, N., Buchard, A., Hallett, J., Galindo, A., Jackson, G., Adjiman, C.S., Williams, C.K., Shah, N. and Fennell, P., 2010, An overview of CO2 capture technologies, Energy & Environmental Science, 3: 1645-1669.

Mikkelsen, M., Jørgensen, M.  and Krebs, F.C., 2009, The Teraton Challenge. A review of fixation and transformation of carbon dioxide, Energy and Environmental Science, 3: 43-81.

Song, C., 2006, Global Challenges and Strategies for Control, Conversion and Utilization of CO2 for Sustainable Development involving Energy, Catalysis, adsorption and Chemical Processing, Catalysis Today, 115: 2-32.

VCI and DECHEMA, 2009, Position Paper: Utilisation and Storage of CO2, Version 12: January 2009.


Upcoming Events

all-day 7th Conference on Carbon Dioxide... @ Maternushaus
7th Conference on Carbon Dioxide... @ Maternushaus
Mar 20 – Mar 21 all-day
7th Conference on Carbon Dioxide as Feedstock for Fuels, Chemistry and Polymers @ Maternushaus | Cologne | North Rhine-Westphalia | Germany
The  nova-Institute is organizing the 7thConference 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[...]
all-day CO2 Reuse Summit 2019 @ Berlin
CO2 Reuse Summit 2019 @ Berlin
May 8 – May 9 all-day
CO2 Reuse Summit 2019 @ Berlin
The CO2 Reuse Summit, taking place on  8-9 May 2019 in Berlin, 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[...]
all-day Catalysis: from understanding to...
Catalysis: from understanding to...
Jun 18 – Jun 21 all-day
The 1st Summer School “Catalysis: from understanding to applications” integrating heterogeneous, homogeneous and enzymatic catalysis, will be held in Albi (South West France). The School presents modern approaches to understand the mechanism of homogeneous, heterogeneous[...]
all-day ICCDU 2019 @ Aachen, Germany
ICCDU 2019 @ Aachen, Germany
Jun 23 – Jun 27 all-day
The 17th International Conference on Carbon Dioxide Utilization (ICCDU XVII) Join the conference in Aachen, Germany, from 23rd to 27th June 2019 and learn more about carbon dioxide utilization from the perspective of industry, science[...]
all-day The CO2Chem Events Week @ The Diamond, Sheffield University
The CO2Chem Events Week @ The Diamond, Sheffield University
Sep 2 – Sep 6 all-day
The CO2Chem Events Week takes place from 2nd to 6th September 2019 and comprises: Summer School (Mon-Wed) Workshop (Thu) Network Reception and Annual Dinner (Thu Eve) Status Conference (Fri) All events take place at Sheffield University.[...]
all-day 4th EuCheMS Conference on Green ... @ Tarragona, Spain
4th EuCheMS Conference on Green ... @ Tarragona, Spain
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4th EuCheMS Conference on Green and Sustainable Chemistry @ Tarragona, Spain
This conference continues the successful meetings held in Budapest (2013), Lisbon (2015) and York (2017) and offers opportunities to discuss the latest developments in green & sustainable chemistry, creation of new partnerships and amplifying existing[...]