Facts and figures about the joint project Carbon2Chem®

Project phase 2

FUNDING  
Term 06/2020 to 05/2024
Funding amount 75 million euros
Funded by German Federal Ministry of Education and Research

 

PartnerS / COLLABORATORS


Partners 17
Industry thyssenkrupp, Thyssen Vermögensverwaltung, Siemens AG, Siemens Gas und Power, Clariant, Nobian, Linde, Evonik, Covestro, Lhoist Germany Rheinkalk GmbH, Remondis (associated partner)
Research
Max-Planck-Institut für Chemische Energiekonversion, Fraunhofer UMSICHT, Fraunhofer ISE, Ruhr-Universität Bochum, RWTH Aachen, Max-Planck-Institut für Kohlenforschung

 

 

Project phase 1

FUNDING  
Term 03/2016 to 05/2020
Funding amount 60 million euros
Funded by German Federal Ministry of Education and Research

 

PartnerS / collaborators

Partners 18
Industry thyssenkrupp, Siemens, Clariant, Nouryon, Linde, Evonik, Covestro, BASF, VW
Research Max-Planck-Institut für Chemische Energiekonversion, Fraunhofer UMSICHT, Zentrum für BrennstoffzellenTechnik, Fraunhofer ISE, Ruhr-Universität Bochum, RWTH Aachen, Max-Planck-Institut für Kohlenforschung, TU Kaiserslautern, Karlsruher Institut für Technologie
Employees 180 project employees

 

LaborATORY AND TECHNICAL SHOP  
Laboratory 500 square meters of project-owned laboratory space on the campus of Fraunhofer UMSICHT for basic research and laboratory-scale experiments
Technical shop 3700 square meters of project-owned land next to the Duisburg steel mill for trials with real gas on a pilot plant scale

 

  • 57 Scientific papers
    • Master theses: 29
    • Doctorates: 28
  • 2 Patent applications
    • Fraunhofer UMSICHT in L3-Gas purification (application June 2020)
    • Evonik Industries AG in L4-Higher Alcohols: Materials comprising carbon-embedded cobalt nanoparticles, processes for their manufacture, and use as heterogeneous catalysts; EP 19195500.4
  • 93 Lectures/poster presentations (nationally and internationally)
  • 66 Publications (nationally and internationally)
  • 2 CIT special issue Carbon2Chem® (10/2018 and 10/2020)
  • 3 Project’s own conferences (2017 in Düsseldorf, 2018 and 2020 in Berlin)
  • Project’s own stand at ACHEMA 2019