An industrial perspective on catalysts for low-temperature CO2 electrolysis

@article{Masel2021AnIP,
  title={An industrial perspective on catalysts for low-temperature CO2 electrolysis},
  author={Richard I. Masel and Zengcai Liu and Hongzhou Yang and Jerry Kaczur and Daniel Carrillo and Shaoxuan Ren and Danielle A. Salvatore and Curtis P. Berlinguette},
  journal={Nature Nanotechnology},
  year={2021},
  pages={1-11}
}
Electrochemical conversion of CO 2 to useful products at temperatures below 100 °C is nearing the commercial scale. Pilot units for CO 2 conversion to CO are already being tested. Units to convert CO 2 to formic acid are projected to reach pilot scale in the next year. Further, several investigators are starting to observe industrially relevant rates of the electrochemical conversion of CO 2 to ethanol and ethylene, with the hydrogen needed coming from water. In each case, Faradaic efficiencies… 

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