Electrochaea GmbH - Power-to-Gas
Technology Owner: Electrochaea GmbH
About: Stranded electricity and CO₂ is converted into renewable gas for EOR using a patented biocatalyst to convert low-cost and stranded electricity and carbon dioxide into pipeline-grade renewable gas for direct injection into the existing natural gas grid, a conversion process known as “power-to-gas”. Process is done through the use of a methanogenic archaea-- a selectively-evolved microrganism.
Type: Permanent Sequestration
Location: Munich, Germany
Partners: Aarhus University’s Biogas Research Center, Energinet.dk, Danish Energy Agency, E.ON, Erdgas Zürich, Hydrogenics, Audi, HMN Gashandel, BIOFOS, EWZ and NEAS Energy. BioCat Project, Foulum Project
Phone: +49 89 3249 3670