Parliamentary Committee on Carbon Capture Meets in Teesside
The Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) Select Committee has held a hearing at Tees Valley's Wilton Centre business and science park as part of its inquiry into the use of carbon capture, utilisation and storage in the UK...
Equinor Wins Permit for Subsea Carbon Storage Project
The government of Norway has awarded state-owned oil firm Equinor a permit for its "Northern Lights" CO2 storage project on the Norwegian Continental Shelf...
Aker Solutions Awarded Northern Lights Contract
Aker Solutions has secured its first contract on Northern Lights, a carbon capture and storage (CCS) project initiated by Equinor with partners Shell and Total...
Coca-Cola Uses Captured Carbon Dioxide to Make Bottled Water Sparkle
Sparkling water is a cool, refreshing way to get your fizz fix. Now there's a sparkling water you can buy that's doing something to help fight atmospheric CO2..
CCS projects selected for EU Horizon 2020 funding
The projects awarded the EU funding are expected to develop technologies for capturing, storing and conversion of CO2 and contribute to the transition to clean energy through researching its social aspects, modelling, building education and research capabilities and focusing on coal-intensive regions...
UK to Develop World-First Carbon ‘Net-Zero’ Hub of Heavy Industry by 2040
At COP24 climate talks in Poland the UK government has set a world-leading ambition for the first 'net-zero carbon' cluster by 2040 backed by up to £170 million funding...
UK Oil and Gas Authority Awards First CCS License to Acorn Project
PBD has been awarded an ‘Initial Term’ CO2 Storage Licence for a four year period. The licence grants authorisation for offshore exploration for the purposes of selecting a site for CO2 storage. Under the terms of the licence, the company would need to submit and be awarded a Storage Permit before CO2 injection could begin. The Storage Permit also sets out the requirements that the Developer must follow during operations...
DNV GL Research Sees Long-Term Expansion of Hydrogen Use for Energy
Hydrogen can play a significant role in decarbonizing world energy supply to mitigate climate change, according to a new research paper by DNV GL...
Oil & Gas UK Report Calls for 'Essential' CCUS Development at Scale
The Energy Transition Outlook report, published by industry body Oil & Gas UK, considers the issues and opportunities for the offshore oil and gas sector from the changing energy landscape...
Oil Majors Partner to Develop UK’s First Large-Scale CCUS Project
European oil majors BP, Eni, Equinor, Occidental Petroleum, Shell and Total have entered into a partnership with the Oil and Gas Climate Initiative (OGCI) to move forward the Clean Gas Project, the UK’s first commercial full-chain carbon capture utilization and storage (CCUS) project in northeast England...
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