Electrochemical CO2 Reduction to Hydrocarbons on a Heterogeneous Molecular Cu Catalyst in Aqueous Solution.

  title={Electrochemical CO2 Reduction to Hydrocarbons on a Heterogeneous Molecular Cu Catalyst in Aqueous Solution.},
  author={Zhe Weng and Jianbing Jimmy Jiang and Yueshen Wu and Zishan Wu and Xiaoting Guo and Kelly L. Materna and Wen Chao Liu and Victor S. Batista and Gary W. Brudvig and Hailiang Wang},
  journal={Journal of the American Chemical Society},
  volume={138 26},
Exploration of heterogeneous molecular catalysts combining the atomic-level tunability of molecular structures and the practical handling advantages of heterogeneous catalysts represents an attractive approach to developing high-performance catalysts for important and challenging chemical reactions such as electrochemical carbon dioxide reduction which holds the promise for converting emissions back to fuels utilizing renewable energy. Thus, far, efficient and selective electroreduction of CO2… 

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