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Title: Catalysts and methods for converting carbonaceous materials to fuels

Abstract

This disclosure relates to catalysts and processes designed to convert DME and/or methanol and hydrogen (H.sub.2) to desirable liquid fuels. These catalysts produce the fuels efficiently and with a high selectivity and yield, and reduce the formation of aromatic hydrocarbons by incorporating H.sub.2 into the products. This disclosure also describes process methods to further upgrade these fuels to higher molecular weight liquid fuel mixtures, which have physical properties comparable with current commercially used liquid fuels.

Inventors:
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Issue Date:
Research Org.:
National Renewable Energy Lab. (NREL), Golden, CO (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1404942
Patent Number(s):
9796931
Application Number:
15/617,074
Assignee:
Alliance for Sustainable Energy, LLC
Patent Classifications (CPCs):
C - CHEMISTRY C01 - INORGANIC CHEMISTRY C01B - NON-METALLIC ELEMENTS
C - CHEMISTRY C10 - PETROLEUM, GAS OR COKE INDUSTRIES C10L - FUELS NOT OTHERWISE PROVIDED FOR
DOE Contract Number:  
AC36-08GO28308
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2017 Jun 08
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
36 MATERIALS SCIENCE; 09 BIOMASS FUELS

Citation Formats

Hensley, Jesse, Ruddy, Daniel A., Schaidle, Joshua A., and Behl, Mayank. Catalysts and methods for converting carbonaceous materials to fuels. United States: N. p., 2017. Web.
Hensley, Jesse, Ruddy, Daniel A., Schaidle, Joshua A., & Behl, Mayank. Catalysts and methods for converting carbonaceous materials to fuels. United States.
Hensley, Jesse, Ruddy, Daniel A., Schaidle, Joshua A., and Behl, Mayank. Tue . "Catalysts and methods for converting carbonaceous materials to fuels". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1404942.
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