Sunfire, a pioneer in the field of high-temperature fuel cells and reversible electrolysers, announced that the company succeeded in producing synthetic diesel from air, water and green electrical energy for the first time.
The cleantech company has built a unique demonstration rig for power-to-liquids, which was inaugurated by the German Minister of Education and Research, Johanna Wanka in November 2014. Recently, the plant reached its full operating condition and now produces synthetic diesel fuel with excellent eco-friendly properties. On behalf of the project partner Audi, an independent laboratory confirmed that the outstanding characteristics of the fuel are superior to the properties of fossil fuel. sunfire, one of the top 100 companies in clean technologies worldwide, is supported by several corporate venture capital companies and funds, including Bilfinger Venture Capital, Total Ventures, KfW and Electranova Capital, a venture capital funds financed by Allianz and EDF.
Source : sunfire2013
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