Paris Targets Can Be Met If Fossil Fuel Producers Pay for CO2 Storage
A new study by SCCS scientists suggests that the Paris Agreement’s climate targets can be met rapidly if fossil fuel producers are obliged to pay for the storage of progressively increasing amounts of carbon emissions resulting from their products...
Pearl River Mouth Basin Under Review as CO2 Store
Scottish and Chinese scientists are examining whether storage of carbon dioxide (CO2) in deep subsurface rocks is feasible in China’s Pearl River Mouth basin...
Preem Assesses Carbon Capture from Lysekil Refinery
Preem has started a CLIMIT supported carbon capture (CCS) study on their refinery in Lysekil...
UK’s First Carbon Capture Utilisation Demonstration Plant Opens
Econic Technologies has opened a demonstration plant in the North of England to show customers how its catalysts enable the production of polyols for greener plastics...
“Early Warning” CO2 Monitoring Technique
University of Edinburgh research showing how naturally occurring noble gases can be used to track the movement of carbon dioxide injected underground could provide a reliable monitoring technique for carbon storage operators...
Carbon Clean Solutions Consortium Awarded £900k Grant from UK Government
The consortium led by Carbon Clean Solutions Limited was awarded a research and development grant worth almost £900,000 by the UK Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS)...
ECRA Launches Industrial-Scale Carbon Capture Project
The European cement industry has begun an industrial-scale demonstration project of technology that aims at optimising the cement kiln for carbon capture. The project will take place at two cement plants, one in Austria and one in Italy...
First Free Online Course on Carbon Capture Technology
Edinburgh University has launched a free open course explaining CCS technology in the context of climate change, global energy and economics, use of fossil fuels and global climate policy...
Committee on Climate Change Gives Clear Backing for Carbon Capture and Storage
The Committee on Climate Change (CCC) released its response to the Government’s Clean Growth Strategy at a launch event today, hosted by Lord Deben, the Chairman of the CCC...
DNV GL launches CCS Certification Framework
DNV GL has launched both a framework for certifying geological storage of carbon dioxide and a recommended practice for the design and operation of CO2 pipelines...
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