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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...
“Selling” CO2 removed from the atmosphere in the form of other fuels or of chemical products for industry could change our view regarding carbon and help reduce emissions One of the current technology trends for carbon abatement is to convert...
Brazil has technologies for obtaining and commercializing these energy sources, but there still are few initiatives. Book hopes to change this scenario. With the support of the FAPESP Shell Research Centre for Gas Innovation (RCGI), Professor Suani Coelho, of USP’s...
Series covers a variety of subjects regarding natural gas, such as distribution, regulations, innovative applications, substituting diesel by VNG or biomethane Six books of the RCGI/USP/Synergia collection will be released during the III Sustainable Gas Research Innovation (SGRI) international conference...
With an annual budget of US$ 7 billion, NSF only funds research in the U.S., but could support international partners who collaborate with American projects Last Monday, September 10, the Director of the Engineering Program of the National Science Foundation...
Researchers will create equipment with the precision of milliseconds, as well as software for analyzing data that is collected Researchers from the FAPESP Shell Research Centre for Gas Innovation (RCGI) plan to use ultrasound images to detect and quantify leakages...
System with the potential to subsidize city management allows mapping of numerous urban phenomena; use must be public and free. Led by geographer Luís Antônio Bittar Venturi, a research team from the FAPESP Shell Research Centre for Gas Innovation (RCGI)...
Note in the Mercado Aberto column alerts to the need of finding a use for pre-salt natural gas This Tuesday, May 22, journalist Maria Cristina Frias published a note on natural gas in her Mercado Aberto column, on the UOL...
The impacts of substituting diesel oil for running the bus fleet in São Paulo with natural gas were evaluated; the article came out in the magazine with an A1 rating by Capes A team led by Professor Dominique Mouette recently...