US Patent No: 7,993,500

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cathode electrolyte system

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A low-voltage, low-energy electrochemical system and method of removing protons and/or producing a base solution using a gas diffusion anode and a cathode electrolyte comprising dissolved carbon dioxide, while applying 2V or less across the anode and cathode.

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CALERA CORPORATIONLOS GATOS, CA48

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Boggs, Bryan Campbell, US 20 429
Decker, Valentin Menlo Park, US 22 824
Farsad, Kasra San Jose, US 41 1738
Gilliam, Ryan J Campbell, US 33 940
Knott, Nigel Antony Campbell, US 10 299
Kostowskyj, Michael Campbell, US 14 351

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2010/0155,258 Low Energy Electrochemical Hydroxide System and Method 27 2008
2011/0036,728 LOW-ENERGY ELECTROCHEMICAL PROTON TRANSFER SYSTEM AND METHOD 31 2008
7,887,694 Methods of sequestering CO.sub.2 45 2008
2009/0169,452 METHODS OF SEQUESTERING CO2 77 2008
2011/0042,230 LOW-ENERGY ELECTROCHEMICAL BICARBONATE ION SOLUTION 31 2009
7,753,618 Rocks and aggregate, and methods of making and using the same 40 2009
2010/0024,686 ROCKS AND AGGREGATE, AND METHODS OF MAKING AND USING THE SAME 53 2009
7,754,169 Methods and systems for utilizing waste sources of metal oxides 51 2009
2010/0000,444 METHODS AND SYSTEMS FOR UTILIZING WASTE SOURCES OF METAL OXIDES 34 2009
7,875,163 Low energy 4-cell electrochemical system with carbon dioxide gas 35 2009
2010/0116,683 Low Energy 4-Cell Electrochemical System with Carbon Dioxide Gas 28 2009
7,749,476 Production of carbonate-containing compositions from material comprising metal silicates 48 2009
2009/0301,352 PRODUCTION OF CARBONATE-CONTAINING COMPOSITIONS FROM MATERIAL COMPRISING METAL SILICATES 48 2009
2010/0230,293 CO2 UTILIZATION IN ELECTROCHEMICAL SYSTEMS 32 2009
2010/0063,902 CO2 COMMODITY TRADING SYSTEM AND METHOD 41 2009
7,771,684 CO2-sequestering formed building materials 41 2009
2010/0077,691 CO2-SEQUESTERING FORMED BUILDING MATERIALS 32 2009
2010/0077,922 COMPOSITIONS AND METHODS USING SUBSTANCES CONTAINING CARBON 58 2009
7,815,880 Reduced-carbon footprint concrete compositions 60 2009
2010/0083,880 REDUCED-CARBON FOOTPRINT CONCRETE COMPOSITIONS 35 2009
7,829,053 sequestering additives 32 2009
2010/0111,810 NON-CEMENTITIOUS COMPOSITIONS COMPRISING CO2 SEQUESTERING ADDITIVES 32 2009
2010/0084,280 ELECTROCHEMICAL PRODUCTION OF AN ALKALINE SOLUTION USING CO2 57 2009
2010/0150,802 PROCESSING CO2 UTILIZING A RECIRCULATING SOLUTION 51 2009
2010/0144,521 Rocks and Aggregate, and Methods of Making and Using the Same 42 2010
2010/0224,503 LOW-ENERGY ELECTROCHEMICAL HYDROXIDE SYSTEM AND METHOD 31 2010
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2010/0135,882 METHODS OF SEQUESTERING CO2 47 2010
2010/0196,104 CO2 SEQUESTERING SOIL STABILIZATION COMPOSITION 58 2010
7,906,028 Hydraulic cements comprising carbonate compound compositions 32 2010
2010/0132,591 Hydraulic Cements Comprising Carbonate Compound Compositions 32 2010
2010/0154,679 DESALINATION METHODS AND SYSTEMS THAT INCLUDE CARBONATE COMPOUND PRECIPITATION 39 2010
2010/0158,786 DESALINATION METHODS AND SYSTEMS THAT INCLUDE CARBONATE COMPOUND PRECIPITATION 32 2010
2010/0200,419 LOW-VOLTAGE ALKALINE PRODUCTION FROM BRINES 33 2010
2010/0219,373 GAS STREAM MULTI-POLLUTANTS CONTROL SYSTEMS AND METHODS 36 2010
2010/0229,725 Systems and Methods for Processing CO2 43 2010
2010/0230,830 Systems and Methods for Processing CO2 38 2010
2010/0236,242 Systems and Methods for Processing CO2 41 2010
2010/0258,035 COMPOSITIONS AND METHODS USING SUBSTANCES CONTAINING CARBON 56 2010
2010/0313,794 PRODUCTION OF CARBONATE-CONTAINING COMPOSITIONS FROM MATERIAL COMPRISING METAL SILICATES 30 2010
2010/0239,467 METHODS AND SYSTEMS FOR UTILIZING WASTE SOURCES OF METAL OXIDES 32 2010
2010/0239,487 NON-CEMENTITIOUS COMPOSITIONS COMPRISING CO2 SEQUESTERING ADDITIVES 31 2010
7,914,685 Rocks and aggregate, and methods of making and using the same 34 2010
2010/0247,410 ROCKS AND AGGREGATE, AND METHODS OF MAKING AND USING THE SAME 31 2010
2010/0326,328 CO2-SEQUESTERING FORMED BUILDING MATERIALS 25 2010
2010/0313,793 REDUCED-CARBON FOOTPRINT CONCRETE COMPOSITIONS 52 2010
2011/0030,586 CARBONATE PRODUCTS FOR CARBON CAPTURE AND STORAGE 36 2010
2011/0030,957 CARBON CAPTURE AND STORAGE 53 2010
2011/0033,239 UTILIZING SALTS FOR CARBON CAPTURE AND STORAGE 30 2010
2011/0035,154 UTILIZING SALTS FOR CARBON CAPTURE AND STORAGE 53 2010
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2011/0067,603 Methods and compositions using calcium carbonate 25 2010
2011/0067,605 Methods and compositions using calcium carbonate 24 2010
2011/0071,309 Methods and Systems for Utilization of HCI 30 2010
2011/0054,084 Hydraulic cements comprising carbonate compound compositions 30 2010
2011/0059,000 METHODS OF SEQUESTERING CO2 30 2010
 
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SHELL OIL COMPANY (5)
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8,491,858 Gas stream multi-pollutants control systems and methods 3 2011
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8,869,477 Formed building materials 0 2011
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