Midwest Illinois Basin – Decatur Project

(Nov 29 2013) The Midwest Geological Sequestration Consortium’s  (MGSC) Illinois Basin – Decatur Project (IBDP) is a collaboration of the MGSC, the Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM), Schlumberger Carbon Services, and other subcontractors to...

Battelle leads CO2 storage with EOR project

(Nov 29 2013) As part of a national effort to develop methods for carbon storage, Battelle is beginning a large-scale carbon dioxide injection through the Midwest Regional Carbon Sequestration Partnership (MRCSP) program in the oil fields of M...

BSCSP begins CO2 injection in Washington basalt formations

(Nov 29 2013) Led by Monata State University, the Big Sky Partnership (BSCSP) is testing CO2 storage in ancient basalt lava flows, a model that could be applied in many other parts of the world. By Lindsey Tollefson, BSCSP Project Manager

The Industry and the CCS Legal Framework

(Nov 29 2013) Through interviews with both ‘upstream’ and ‘downstream’ CCS industry representatives, Marko Maver sets out to examine how the industry has thus far come to perceive the legal and regulatory framework for CO2 storage in the EU an...

Low carbon gas from mixed waste, biomass and coal: a low cost route to CCS

(Nov 29 2013) This article is based on a paper by Dr. Williams at the 2012 IChemE gasification conference and describes an approach to integrating low carbon gas into the supply grid as a route to low cost CCS. By Tony Day consultant cost bene...

Energy Institute offshore hazards mitigation research

(Nov 26 2013) The Energy Institute's (EI) CCS committee has published a report, "Hazard analysis for offshore carbon capture platforms and offshore pipelines".

Hitachi carbon capture test facility construction begins

(Nov 24 2013) Hitachi's Carbon Capture Test Facility (CCTF) at SaskPower's Shand power station is expected to be operational by the end of 2014.

CarbonCure signs manufacturing agreement with Anchor

(Nov 24 2013) CarbonCure and New Jersey-based Anchor Concrete Products (Anchor) have signed a deal to manufacture CarbonCure’s innovative green concrete products.

Algae to absorb power station emissions

(Nov 24 2013) Researchers from the University of Kentucky Center for Applied Energy Research (CAER) have demonstrated a system that uses algae to absorb carbon dioxide emissions at Duke Energy's East Bend power station in Northern Kentucky.

Livermore develops deep imaging system for CO2 storage

(Jun 21 2013) Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) researchers have broken the record for tracking the movement and concentration of carbon dioxide in a geologic formation using the world''s deepest Electrical Resistance Tomography (ERT) system.

EU body calls for immediate action on CCS

(Jun 19 2013) The European Technology Platform for Zero Emission Fossil Fuel Power Plants (ZEP) has called for "an urgent and fundamental re-set to the Carbon Capture and Storage programme in Europe."

Heriot-Watt University launches full chain CCS research centre

(Jun 19 2013) The Centre for Innovation in Carbon Capture and Storage (CICCS) will study the entire carbon capture and storage chain.

UK offshore CO2 storage database launched

(Jun 19 2013) The UK CO2 Storage Evaluation Database, CO2 Stored, has been developed by the British Geological Survey (BGS) and The Crown Estate.

Summit Power appointments at carbon capture business

(Jun 17 2013) Rich Rosenberg, a veteran ExxonMobil executive, and Andrew Lee, an expert in energy finance, have joined the Summit team.

IEA - Four energy policies can keep the 2°C climate goal alive

(Jun 17 2013) Warning that the world is not on track to limit the global temperature increase to 2 degrees Celsius, the International Energy Agency (IEA) urged governments to swiftly enact four energy policies that would keep climate goals ali...

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