Technology Owner: Climeworks
About: Captures atmospheric CO2 directly from air with a filter; Powered by low-grade, low-temperature waste heat and renewable energy; Captured CO2 from atmosphere is ready for utilization at 99% purity; 16 installations total as of Aug. 2019.
Application: Atmospheric Capture
Type: Direct Air Capture
Utilization: CO2 ready for re-use (e.g. food/beverage, renewable, carbon-neutral fuels and materials) and CO2 permanently stored underground (mineralization)
Partners: Swiss Federal Office for Energy, European Commission, Auid, KEZO, CarbFix2 (mineralization), Gebrueder Meier greenhouse (food), Coca-Cola HBC Szitzerland (beverage), CELBICON (chemicals), STORE & GO (fuels), Kopernikus (fuels), HEPP (fuels), Rotterdam airport (fuels), ETH Zürich (fuels)
Name: Louise Charlies
Phone: +41 44 533 29 99