Research Team Works on Converting Carbon Dioxide to Methanol

June 15, 2012

More encouraging news on creating alternative green fuels like methanol – a subject we have recently written about in considerable detail.  Thanks for this one to Josh at Clean Technica.

Turning Carbon Dioxide Into a Green Fuel (via Clean Technica)

  A research team is working on turning carbon dioxide into methanol to use later as a green fuel. The researchers from the Freiburg Materials Research Center (FMF), led by the chemist Prof. Dr. Ingo Krossing, have developed a new system that produces methanol from CO2 and hydrogen. They hope to eventually…



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Writer, documentary producer, and director. Meyers is a contributor to CleanTechnica, and founder of Green Streets MediaTrain, a communications connection and eLearning hub. As an independent producer, he's been involved in the development, production and distribution of television and distance learning programs for both the education industry and corporate sector. He also is an avid gardener and loves sustainable innovation.