About Us

Carbon Recycling International (CRI) is the world leader in power to methanol technology. We produce renewable methanol from carbon dioxide, hydrogen, and electricity for energy storage, fuel applications, and efficiency enhancement. We are a technology provider to the power generation and industrial production industries. Our solutions are environmentally friendly and do not impact the food chain or land use.


Corporate Milestones

2006  - 2016              

Formation of company in 2006 in Reykjavik, Iceland
Invention of pathway for use of CO2 and renewable power to make fuel
Proof of chemical conversion process for CO2 and renewable energy to fuel
Build of an industrial plant – the George Olah Plant- for demonstration of economic viability
Promotion of renewable methanol in Europe             

Acquisition of operation and safety experience at the GO plant to build commercial scale plants
Partnership to deploy technology applications in the power generation and fuel distribution value chain
Commercialization through solutions for flue-gas recovery, energy storage, and renewable methanol blending             

Revenues from sales of technology services and renewable methanol in EU