Artificial photosynthesis

Artificial photosynthesis system may lead to greener plastics

Artificial photosynthesis system may lead to greener plastics

Ethylene, which is the building block of polyethylene, is an important chemical feedstock produced in large quantities for manufacturing plastics, rubber and fibres.
 

Nov 29, 2017, 20:15 PM IST

Artificial photosynthesis method turns waste CO2 into fuels

In a breakthrough in artificial photosynthesis, researchers have developed a new system that uses sunlight to convert waste carbon dioxide into valuable chemical products such as biodegradable plastics, pharmaceuticals, and even liquid fuels.

Apr 24, 2015, 18:27 PM IST

Artificial Photosynthesis can help solve carbon emission problem: Study

 A new research has suggested that there is a possibility that carbon emission problem of the world might be solved by a potentially game-changing breakthrough in artificial photosynthesis.

Apr 19, 2015, 15:14 PM IST

Japan's Panasonic develops material for artificial photosynthesis

Japanese technology giant Panasonic has developed an electronic material for the first time for artificial photosynthesis with an efficiency higher than plants, the Nikkei daily reported Monday.

Sep 15, 2014, 18:21 PM IST

Testing artificial photosynthesis

Berkeley Lab researchers, working at the Joint Center for Artificial Photosynthesis (JCAP), have developed the first fully integrated microfluidic test-bed.

Jun 11, 2013, 18:52 PM IST

Now, `artificial forest` for solar water splitting

An important advance in the race to develop carbon-neutral renewable energy sources has been achieved.

May 17, 2013, 20:28 PM IST

Artificial photosynthesis to harvest energy

Scientists are trying to learn lessons from one of nature’s finest miracles, photosynthesis, to harvest energy from the Sun.

Sep 24, 2011, 14:10 PM IST

Artificial photosynthesis to harvest energy

Scientists are trying to learn lessons from one of nature’s finest miracles, photosynthesis, to harvest energy from the Sun.

Sep 24, 2011, 14:10 PM IST