: the production of methane especially from carbon monoxide and hydrogen
Examples of methanation in a Sentence
Recent Examples on the WebThen hydrogen is combined with CO2 in a methanation reactor to produce pure methane gas.
Scott K. Johnson, Ars Technica, 13 Oct. 2020 In Germany, a similar project aims to burn methane derived from hydrogen gas, although that project requires the extra step of methanation.
Megan Geuss, Ars Technica, 31 May 2019
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