Increasing efficiency of power-to-gas
The announcement by the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) that its researchers had significantly increased the efficiency of power-to-gas facilities does not automatically mean the technology’s breakthrough, writes Benjamin von Brackel in Frankfurter Rundschau. The new process, which works at much higher temperatures, is much more expensive and investors would rather accept less efficiency if costs were significantly lower, Michael Sterner, professor at OTH Regensburg, told the newspaper.
Read the article in German here.
For background, read the CLEW dossier New technologies for the Energiewende.