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Ra-Phuel: CO2 photoconversion to solar fuels using multifunctional materials

Research project corresponding to the call 2015 and reference: ENE2016-79608-C2-1-R, within the State Program of Research, Development and Innovation Oriented Challenges of the Society under the National Plan for Scientific Research and Technological Innovation 2013-2016 (Research Challenges 2016).

In this project, a comprehensive and innovative strategy based on the development of new multifunctional hybrid materials is proposed, in order to overcome the inherent drawbacks of classical photocatalytic systems for CO2 reduction.

Partners: IMDEA Energy Institute (Coordinator); Repsol; Plataforma Tecnológica del CO2; Gas Natural Fenosa; Korea Research Institut of Chemical Technology
Funding Institution/Program: Ministry of Economy, Industry and Competitiveness-AEI and FEDER funds/ Research Challenges 2016
Period: December 2016- December 2019
IP IMDEA Energy: Dr. Victor de la Peña-O’Shea/Dr. Patricia Horcajada