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A-LEAF project officially kicks off

A-leaf | February 9, 2017

A-LEAF, the European project to develop a full artificial leaf led by ICIQ group leader Prof. Galán-Mascarós, officially kicked off. The inauguration took place in Tarragona with a meeting between the 13 partner institutions, including leading materials company COVESTRO.A-LEAF recently received 8 million euros in H2020-FET funding to develop a funtioning prototype of an artificial leaf within the next 4 years. This device will transform water and CO2 into oxygen and renewable fuels through the action of sunlight.

Additionally, new social profiles for the project were created. Follow them on Facebook and Twitter!