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Making Petrochemicals From CO2

December 9, 2013 by Geoffrey Styles

A recent article in Chemical & Engineering News described current German research and development work focused on devising new industrial processes for making organic chemicals from CO2. These public/private partnerships capitalize on that country’s long expertise in industrial chemistry.[read more]

Shale Gas: Killing Coal Without Killing CO2

December 4, 2013 by Shakeb Afsah

Shale Gas and CO2

CO2 Scorecard has been conducting detailed analysis on the environmental implications of the newfound popularity of natural gas. In May 2013 we demonstrated that only 25% of US emissions reductions were attributable to the switch from coal to natural gas in 2012.[read more]

CO2 Solution and Codexis strike carbon-capture research deal with power-equipment giant Alstom SA

December 6, 2010 by Tyler Hamilton

I’ve written about Montreal-based CO2 Solution in the past — over the past 10 years, in fact — and I’ve wondered if this company is ever going to achieve commercial success with its novel carbon-capture technology. The company’s technology is based on carbonic anhydrase, an enzyme in the human body and all animals that processes carbon...[read more]

Codexis files for IPO

December 29, 2009 by Doris de Guzman

During my previous interview with CEO Alan Shaw, Codexis mentioned its plans to file an initial public offering (IPO) and I guess this is as good time as any. The company announced yesterday that it has filed a registration statement on Form S-1 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) relating to the proposed IPO. Various...[read more]