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18 Apr
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Norway Comissions Climeworks for Feasibility Study
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Climeworks secures 2.2M Swiss francs from Enova to explore CO2 capture plant feasibility. The Zurich-based company plans Norse Pine, scheduled for 2030, with capacity for thousands...
08 Apr
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SWEET Program Launches Call to Tackle Hard-to-Abate Emissions
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The Swiss Federal Office of Energy (SFOE) and the Federal Office for the Environment (FOEN) have announced a new call for proposals under the SWEET funding program. This initiative...
18 Mar
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Climeworks Expands US Presence
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Climeworks is expanding its operations in the USA. The company plans to triple its workforce by the end of 2024, with a new headquarters in Austin, Texas. This move follows the app...
11 Mar
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Swiss Airlines and Lufthansa Group Partner with Climeworks for Carbon Removal
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Swiss Airlines and Lufthansa Group have teamed up with Zurich-based start-up Climeworks to pioneer carbon dioxide removal technology. Climeworks utilizes innovative direct air capt...
07 Mar
Empa’s Pioneering Research Converts CO2 into Chemicals
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Swiss researchers are making strides in transforming CO2 into valuable chemicals, utilizing electricity and innovative catalysts. This sustainable approach, led by Empa's Alessandr...
09 Jan
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Swiss Researchers Build on CO2 to Transform Concrete Industry
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Empa's Concrete & Asphalt lab pioneers CO2-neutral concrete with biochar integration. Researchers aim for CO2-neutral or even CO2-negative outcomes by replacing traditional aggrega...
13 Nov
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Swiss Project Successfully Stores Liquefied CO2 in Icelandic Volcanic Rock
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Swiss DemoUpCARMA project achieves a significant feat, injecting CO2 into Icelandic volcanic rock. It pioneers carbon capture, storing emissions from waste incineration, chemicals,...
24 Oct
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ETH Zurich and Empa Enhance Recycled Concrete, Lowering Environmental Impact
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Empa researchers, in collaboration with ETH Zurich, are accelerating carbonation in concr.ete production to absorb CO2. Results show recycled concrete granules with increased stren...
18 Oct
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CO₂ Removal Breakthrough: Holcim Partners with neustark
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Holcim invests in neustark, a cleantech startup pioneering CO₂ removal from construction materials. Neustark's innovative technology captures and permanently stores carbon during c...