Figure (image) University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, News Bureau Share Print E-Mail Caption Under green light and assisted by an ionic liquid, gold nanoparticles, bottom, lend electrons to convert CO2 molecules, the red and grey spheres in the center, to more complex hydrocarbon fuel molecules. Credit Graphic courtesy Sungju Yu, Jain Lab at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Usage Restrictions Graphic may be used with stories related to this press release. Credit is required. Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.