C1 Value Academy programme, funding: €6 million, funding period: 1 Jan 2020 – 31 Dec 2023

Below you find a list of projects funded in the C1 Value Academy Programme. You find more information about the funding decisions in WebFocus.

Formation of CO, CH4 and CH3OH by electrochemical reduction of CO2

  • Miguel Caro, Aalto University

Renewable Carbon Cycle: Conversion of CO2 to Fuels with Tailored Heterogeneous Catalysts

  • Karoliina Honkala, University of Jyväskylä

  • Riikka Puurunen, Aalto University

Physical mechanisms in acetate-activated carbon-capturing concrete (CCC)

  • Päivö Kinnunen, University of Oulu

A sustainable bioelectrochemical conversion of CO2 and methanol into chemical commodities and their recovery

  • Marika Kokko, Tampereen University    

  • Ulla Lassi, University of Oulu

MOFs catalyzed direct gas-phase reactions for the conversion of C1 compounds

  • Anna Lähde, University of Eastern Finland    

  • Kari Rissanen, University of Jyväskylä

Added value for CO2 based  chemicals through C-C coupling

  • Timo Repo, University of Helsinki

Experimental and numerical modelling of temperature-pressure swing adsorption process for direct CO2 capture from the atmosphere and waste airflows

  • Pekka Simell, VTT OY

  • Christian Breyer, LUT University    

  • Manu Lahtinen, University of Jyväskylä

ExtremoForm: Extremophile microorganisms as a source of highly productive enzymes for CO2 reduction to formic acid and other C1 fuels and platform chemicals    

  • Silvan Scheller, Aalto University

  • Malin Bomberg, VTT OY    

  • Jan Deska, Aalto University    


  • Ilkka Tittonen, Aalto University    

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