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Clariant supplies catalyst for CO2 methanation plant

2:20 PM MDT | October 21, 2013 | Rebecca Coons

Clariant announced today that it has supplied its proprietary carbon dioxide (CO2)–Substitute Natural Gas (SNG) catalyst for the methanation unit of Audi’s new power-to-gas facility at Werlte, Germany. The Audi plant was started up in June this year and will produce an average of 1.4 million cubic meters of renewable synthetic methane/year, chemically binding some 2,800 m.t. of CO2. Its output is enough to supply 1,500 new Audi A3 Sportback g-tron vehicles with an annual mileage of 15,000 CO2 neutral kilometers, Clariant says. The plant was developed...

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