CO2 Turned into Useful Products by Breakthrough Nanowire-Bacteria Photosynthesis Technique

April 17, 2015 2:24 PM

2 0

This artificial photosynthesis system has four general components: harvesting solar energy; generating reducing equivalents; reducing CO2 to biosynthetic intermediates and producing value-added chemicals. (Photo : Berkeley Labs)

A potential breakthrough in artificial photosynthesis captures carbon dioxide before this is released into the atmosphere and transforms this greenhouse gas into a vast array of sustainable products including life saving medicines and liquid fuels.

Also read: FDIC: Texas leads the country in 'unbanked' households

Read more

To category page