Saturday, January 18, 2020
“It was down to the wire,” said Falzone, a project scientist at the Westwood campus.
The UCLA team is one of 10 vying for the NRG COSIA Carbon XPrize, an international competition to see who can turn the most carbon dioxide into valuable products. The idea is gaining momentum as a promising climate solution. Called carbon utilization or carbon conversion, it involves taking carbon dioxide emitted by power plants, steel factories, breweries and other industrial facilities and converting it into something practical - and profitable - rather than letting the greenhouse gas escape into the atmosphere...
Full article at https://www.latimes.com/environment/story/2020-01-16/ucla-xprize-team-turning-carbon-into-concrete