Tags: carbon dioxide

De-fossilisation of energy system would employ 5 mn North Indians by 2050: Report

Finland’s Lappeenranta-Lahti University of Technology (LUT) and Delhi-based ‘Climate Trends’ in a new report on Tuesday established how northern India’s energy systems, comprising the world’s largest metropolitan area — Delhi-NCR — can be switched to 100 per cent clean energy by 2050. The study finds that greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in northern India can be […]

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Scientists develops bacteria which consume carbon-di-oxide for energy

Researchers have developed bacteria called Escherichia coli, which consume carbon-di-oxide for energy instead of organic compounds. This creation in synthetic biology highlights the incredible plasticity of bacterial metabolism and could provide the framework for future carbon-neutral bioproduction. The work appeared in the journal — Cell. “Our main aim was to create a convenient scientific platform […]

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