Press releases

26.03.2020

PRESS RELEASE (EN): Innovative and sustainable ideas can’t be stopped by the Corona crisis! The winners of the innovation award “Best CO2 Utilisation 2020” are Air Vodka made from CO2, a biological methanation process as grid-scale energy storage solution and a direct air capture solution for CO2

At nova-Institute’s first online conferences on PtX and Carbon Capture and Utilization (CCU), 50 speakers presented and discussed the future of aviation fuels and carbon dioxide as feedstock! www.co2-chemistry.eu 

In the face of the current crisis, nova-Institute decided to defy...  Read more

17.03.2020

PRESS RELEASE (EN/DE): Aviation fuels, CO2-based fuels and chemicals, PtX and CCU need conferences and meeting places for exchange – especially in times of the corona virus.

Unfortunately, nova won’t be able to hold the major conferences in Cologne next week due to general event bans in Germany: 1st European Summit on CO2-based Aviation Fuels (in cooperation with IASA), 23 March 2020 and the 8th Conference on Carbon Dioxide as Feedstock for Fuels, Chemistry and...  Read more

11.03.2020

PRESS RELEASE (DE/EN): Can the European Union's kerosene demand be met by the amount of biomass produced in the EU?

At the “1st European Summit on CO2-based Aviation Fuels” in Cologne 23 March 2020, all aspects of aviation fuel from CO2 will be comprehensively presented and discussed – especially in comparison to bio-based solutions. In order to make participation possible despite travel limi...  Read more

05.03.2020

Info: The indispensable cooperation of Renewable Carbon and Renewable Energy – 8th Conference on Carbon Dioxide as Feedstock for Fuels, Chemistry and Polymers

The transition to renewable carbon in the chemical and plastics industries is the equivalent to decarbonisation in the energy sector. This transition to alternative carbon sources is needed to fight climate change and shift towards sustainable and climate-friendly production and consumption. In ...  Read more

27.02.2020

Info: The “Top 6” candidates are nominated for the innovation award “Best CO2 Utilisation 2020”!

The “Top 6” candidates are nominated for the innovation award “Best CO2 Utilisation 2020”!

Vodka made from CO2. Biotechnological CO2 conversion to produce chemicals, polymers and methane. Synthetic fuels produced with CO2 captured from air and CO2-based consumer products. ...  Read more

25.02.2020

PRESS RELEASE (DE/EN): The “Top 6” candidates are nominated for the innovation award “Best CO2 Utilisation 2020”!

Vodka made from CO2. Biotechnological CO2 conversion to produce chemicals, polymers and methane. Synthetic fuels produced with CO2 captured from air and CO2-based consumer products. Everything and more is possible right now!

Six new technologies and products from four different countries h...  Read more

20.02.2020

Info: The Future of Chemicals & Fuels: CO2 and Renewables – 8th Conference on Carbon Dioxide as Feedstock for Fuels, Chemistry and Polymers

 

The use of CO2 for chemicals and fuels as being the broadest and the most interesting area of CO2 utilisation has not only shown technology diversification but with it an expansion of product portfolios.

Long established techniques as Fischer-Tropsch processes for CO2 conve...  Read more

03.02.2020

PRESS RELEASE (EN/DE): Aviation fuels made from CO2 – Register now to be part of the coolest new thing on the way to low-emission air transport

1st European Summit on CO2-based Aviation Fuels, 23 March 2020, Cologne (Germany) on Sustainable Strategies & Solutions for Cleaner Air Transport 

The vital question for the future of aviation is: how do we tackle greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from air transport and their serious...  Read more

03.02.2020

Info: Now online – Programme of 8th Conference on Carbon Dioxide as Feedstock for Fuels, Chemistry and Polymers

24-25 March 2020, Maternushaus, Cologne, Germany 

Meet the leading experts at one of the world’s premier and most prominent conferences on Carbon Capture & Utilisation (CCU).  Already 70 participants from 18 countries registered - 200 expected!

The programme fo...  Read more

09.01.2020

PRESS RELEASE (EN/DE): Extended deadline to apply for the innovation award "Best CO2 Utilisation 2020" – CO2 Value Europe joins as innovation award co-organiser

nova-Institute and the innovation award sponsor Covestro welcome CO2 Value Europe as the co-organiser of the innovation award. The programme promises an outstanding “8th Conference on Carbon Dioxide as Feedstock for Fuels, Chemistry and Polymers”. Be part of the innovation from the ve...  Read more

05.12.2019

PRESS RELEASE (EN/DE): Using CO2 as a raw material for aviation fuels is the cool new thing on the way to low-emission air transport

1st European Summit on CO2-based Aviation Fuels, 23 March 2020, Cologne (Germany) on Sustainable Strategies & Solutions for Cleaner Air Transport

The vital question for the future of aviation is: how do we tackle greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from air transport and their serious impac...  Read more

29.10.2019

PRESS RELEASE (EN/DE): You have developed an innovative CO2-based product or established a disruptive technology for CO2 utilisation? Then seize your chance and apply for the innovation award "Best CO2 Utilisation 2020"

For the second time in a row, nova-Institute and Covestro will award a prize to innovative products and technologies in the field of Carbon Capture & Utilisation (CCU) at the "Conference on Carbon Dioxide as Feedstock for Fuels, Chemistry and Polymers".

Over the last few years, several...  Read more

12.09.2019

PRESS RELEASE (DE/EN) Carbon Capture and Utilisation (CCU) is picking up speed. Leading conference on carbon dioxide as feedstock for fuels, chemicals and polymers calls for presentations

More than 200 leading international experts on CO2 utilisation and 20 exhibitors are expected to attend the “8th Conference on Carbon Dioxide as Feedstock for Fuels, Chemistry and Polymers”, 24-25 March 2020, in Cologne, Germany (www.co2-chemistry.eu). Main topics of the conference ar...  Read more

12.09.2019

Info: Call for Abstracts & Innovations: 8th Conference on Carbon Dioxide as Feedstock for Fuels, Chemistry and Polymers, 24-25 March 2020, Cologne, Germany

Call for Abstracts & Innovations: 8th Conference on Carbon Dioxide as Feedstock for Fuels, Chemistry and Polymers, 24-25 March 2020, Cologne, Germany

Carbon Capture & Utilisation (CCU) as a fast-moving, environmental- and industry-driven innovation area has attracted more an...  Read more