West Virginia University to Capture CO2, Sell Baking Soda
Research at West Virginia University will focus on turning carbon dioxide in power plant flue gas into commercial-quality sodium bicarbonate, aiming to use product sales to lower the cost of carbon capture technology...
UK CAER receives $2.9m for CCS research
The United States Department of Energy’s Office of Fossil Energy selected the University of Kentucky Center for Applied Energy Research (CAER) to receive a $2.9 million grant that will allow the center to develop new technologies to lower the cost of capturing CO2...
Reducing US Coal Emissions Through Biomass and Carbon Capture Would Boost Employment
BECCS approach would not only retain 40,000 jobs currently held as part of the coal industry but would create 22,000 new jobs in the forestry and transportation sectors by the middle of this century...
Trump-Funded Study Finds Better Carbon Capture Needed to Prevent Climate Disaster
A new climate study partly funded by the Trump administration calls for a major federal initiative to speed the development of carbon capture technologies needed to meet the goals of the Paris climate accord...
NETL Develops Carbon Capture Innovation
NETL researchers adapted an innovation they developed originally to capture CO2 from coal burning power plants to address the REE recovery challenge...
Montana State Researchers Win $1.5 Million for Developing Carbon Dioxide Tech
A special ceramic slurry and a conveyor belt whose surface is minus 30 degrees are some of the things a Montana State University researcher will use to help turn carbon dioxide into useful products...
CURC Applauds Introduction of the Advancing Carbon Capture in Energy Generation Act of 2018
The Carbon Utilization Research Council (CURC) commends Senator Heidi Heitkamp (D-ND) on the introduction of the Advancing Carbon Capture in Energy Generation Act of 2018 (S. 3566). The bill would make important technical modifications to the Section 48A “Qualifying Advanced Coal Project Credit” program that would unlock additional federal funding to incentivize investment in technologies that will improve the efficiency of the existing coal fleet...
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...
Department of Energy Announces $30 Million for Transformational Carbon Capture Technologies
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) is announcing up to $30 million in federal funding for cost-shared research and development (R&D) under the second closing of the Office of Fossil Energy’s (FE’s) Novel and Enabling Carbon Capture Transformational Technologies funding opportunity announcement...
Cash, Carbon, Crude: Stanford Study Highlights A Path and Price to Coax Emissions Back into Oil Rese
A new analysis looks at what it would take for oil companies to start pumping millions of tons of carbon dioxide into their wells to boost crude production – and what it would mean for the climate...
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