CCS: New Enthusiasm, Old Uncertainty, and the Need for A Delivery Body
an Temperton from the UKERC Advisory Board critiques outputs from the CCUS Cost Challenge Taskforce & Parliamentary Advisory Group on CCS. The paper from the UK Energy Research Centre finds little to suggest that CCS policy in the UK has become any clearer.
Oil And Gas Must Embrace Carbon Capture, Mps Warned
Jobs in energy-intensive industries like the oil and gas sector will disappear from the UK unless technologies such as carbon capture and storage are taken forward, a leading expert has warned...
New Partnership Will Promote Carbon Capture Technology to Help Meet Climate Challenge
Technology Centre Mongstad (TCM) and DNV GL have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to support carbon capture technologies...
MSP Demands UK Government Reinstates CCS Funding for Peterhead
Local MSP Stewart Stevenson has demanded the UK government reinstates its pledged £1 billion funding for a Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) scheme in Peterhead...
Norway's Increased Efforts on Carbon Capture and Storage
In the national budget for 2019, the Norwegian government proposes to allocate about NOK 670 million to work on CCS. This is an increase of more than NOK 160 million compared to the final budget for 2018...
New Catalyst Opens Door to Carbon Dioxide Capture in Conversion of Coal to Liquid Fuels
Researchers from the National Institute of Clean-and-Low-Carbon Energy in Beijing and Eindhoven University of Technology have developed iron-based catalysts that substantially reduce operating costs and open the door to capturing the large amounts of CO2 that are generated by CTL. Their results are published in the journal Science Advances...
The Future of UK’s Oil and Gas Industry Lies in Offshore Carbon Storage
A multi-billion-pound industry that can deliver effective climate action and a viable future for the UK’s oil and gas industry is being imperilled by slow decision-making within government, a parliamentary committee will hear today...
New Facility Aims to Convert 150 Tons of CO2 to Natural Gas Per Year
A recently-opened facility in Italy creates renewable natural gas from atmospheric carbon dioxide, water, and electricity...
Technology Center Mongstad: Major American Company Will Test New Technology for Carbon Capture at Mongstad
The engineering- and construction company Fluor has signed an agreement for use of the test facility Technology Center Mongstad (TCM) in Nordhordland...
Psychologists Test Societal Acceptance of Underground Storage of CO2
Leiden psychologists Emma Mors and Christine Boomsma examined the public perception and acceptance around the capture and storage of carbon dioxide as part of the ALIGN CCUS European research programme...
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