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The FAPESP Shell Research Centre for Gas Innovation is consolidating its position as a center of excellence with international recognition. The activities throughout this year reflect the advances achieved in research and extension Visits by researchers, government delegations, representatives of...
Representing the RCGI, Professor Dominique Mouette spoke on the substitution of diesel by natural gas in the trucks on the highways of the State of São Paulo, as well as in the buses on the streets of the capital city...
He visited the RCGI and is interested in a Brazil-Sweden consortium involving biogas and biomethane studies; a new visit will likely occur in December During a recent visit to the FAPESP Shell Research Centre for Gas Innovation (RCGI), Professor Alex...
“We must recognize that there is a challenge regarding the perception of CCS, and that in order to deal with it we must have leadership and engagement, as well as investment and education,” states Australian expert regarding this activity in...
Professor from the University of Tokyo presented a CCS project in a saline aquifer in Japan; in his opinion, Brazil cam become a leader in the storage of CO2 in salt caverns On Wednesday, October 17, the FAPESP Shell Research...
Group led by a Poli/USP Professor wants to remove carbon dioxide from the atmosphere and transform it into organic products by using nanoparticle oxides Reproduce the natural photosynthesis process whereby organic molecules are synthetized by absorption of light, CO2, and...
Seven Shell personnel were at the Centre’s headquarters on a visit that also included representatives from FAPESP, FUSP, and USP’s Research Provost’s Office A team of representatives from Shell’s research and technology area was at the FAPESP Shell Research Centre...
Publications created by the team of the RCGI’s Project 21 deal with the regulations of the energy sector; event will have a roundtable discussion on thermoelectric generation This coming Wednesday, October 24, the RCGILex team will launch two digital publications: the...
Scientists study the use of hybrid catalysts to accelerate the hydrogenation of CO2; they also investigate how CO2, in a supercritical state, reacts with hydrogen in the presence of different catalysts Obtain value-added products from CO2 by using catalyzers that...
They saw the laboratories used by the researchers, attended lectures, and made recommendations regarding how to involve smaller institutions in the Centre’s research efforts Last Friday, October 5, representatives of the National Petroleum, Natural Gas, and Biofuels Agency (ANP) and...