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Worldwide CCU Events

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all-day 3rd EuCheMS Congress on Green an... @ University of York
3rd EuCheMS Congress on Green an... @ University of York
Sep 3 – Sep 6 all-day
This is the 3rd of a series of EuCheMS-sponsored congresses on Green and Sustainable Chemistry that started four years ago in Budapest, Hungary and continued in Lisbon in 2015. The second edition gathered 212 participants from[...]

Posts tagged CO2 utilisation

Carbon Capture and Utilisation in the...

The Centre for Low Carbon Futures has today released a report providing the first comprehensive technical and economic assessment of carbon capture and utilisation (CCU) as a viable but poorly understood option for reducing carbon emissions. The report is a collaboration between CO2Chem, a UK research council project aimed at developing a UK [...]

NMP FP7 Funding – Fine Chemical...

The  orientation paper for the EU Framework 7 2012 Nanosciences, Nanotechnologies, Materials and new Production Technologies theme has been released and can be found at http://ec.europa.eu/research/industrial_technologies/pdf/nmp-2012-orientation-paper_en.pdf. The call is due to open on 20th July 2011 and details of the CCU call can be found [...]

Network event – Using CO2 as a ...

21st Sept 2011, 10am -5pm Newcastle University This is the third in a series of one day meetings organised by the EPSRC grand challenge network CO2Chem and is being organised by the University Research Centre in Catalysis and Intensified Processing at Newcastle University as one of the events to mark the launch of the Newcastle Institute for [...]

Renewable oil: Ancient bacteria could...

Microbes with tweaked DNA can convert sunlight and carbon dioxide into oil, but will it ever power our cars? http://www.newscientist.com/article/mg21028136.200-renewable-oil-ancient-bacteria-could-fuel-modern-life.html

Bayer CO2 utilisation video

Bayer has launched a pilot plant in Leverkusen which uses carbon dioxide for the production of plastics with the help of a new catalyst. This is the process that was described at the CO2Chem meeting on Bulk Chemicals in Manchester in January 2011. http://www.podcast.bayer.com/en/homepage.aspx

Carbon Capture Research Event 14.07.1...

CO2Chem and the UK Carbon Capture and Storage Community are holding a free joint event on Carbon Capture Research on Thursday 14th July 2011 at the East Midlands Conference Centre, University of Nottingham. Bookings are now open at http://carboncapture.eventbrite.com/. Please note the date change from the previous call for abstracts. Our aim [...]

Student Placements at Alstom, Switzer...

Flue Gas Treatment & Other Power Industry Environmental Issues Student placements working as a member of a multi-disciplinary R&DD team in the area of chemical processes especially in the field of flue gas treatment and other environmental issues related to power sector, such as CO2 Capture and Utilisation (i.e. conver [...]

EFutures PhD Studentships

The University of Sheffield is a Russell Group university, with an excellent track record in research and innovation. A number of businesses have recognised our excellence and funded specialist research centres, including Rolls Royce University Technology Centre in Advanced Machines and Drives; Advanced Manufacturing Research [...]

CC Research Network Event – Cal...

The CO2Chem network and UK Carbon Capture and Storage Community (UKCCSC) will be jointly hosting a workshop on Carbon Capture Research. The event will be held at the University of Nottingham on 6 July 2011. Our aim is to share recent research findings and future plans, facilitate networking amongst the academic community and industry and to h [...]

Creating Jet Fuel from the CO2 in the...

One of the CO2Chem network members, Air Fuel Synthesis has just sent us this news: Air Fuel Developments Limited (trading as Air Fuel Synthesis) is working with the Centre for Process Innovation in Teesside to demonstrate the production of liquid hydrocarbon fuels from CO2. The carbon dioxide will be drawn from the air using a novel air captu [...]