Gulf Coast Sequestration applies for CO2 storage permit in Louisiana

(Oct 19 2020) Once completed, the GCS “hub” is expected to be the largest geologic carbon capture sequestration (CCS) project in the U.S. and one of the largest in the world.

UK concrete and cement sector sets out roadmap for beyond net zero

(Oct 19 2020) The ‘Roadmap to beyond net zero’ calculates the potential of each technology and the carbon savings which can be achieved. CCUS technology is vital to delivering net zero manufacturing and according to the roadmap will deliver 61...

Equinor collaborates with Microsoft on Northern Lights carbon capture and storage value chain

(Oct 18 2020) Equinor has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Microsoft to explore ways to support the Northern Lights carbon capture and storage project as a technology partner.

OGCI and Stena Bulk collaborate on mobile carbon capture in shipping

(Oct 18 2020) The Oil and Gas Climate Initiative (OGCI) and Stena Bulk collaborate to assess the feasibility of mobile carbon capture in shipping

LafargeHolcim expands carbon capture projects with government funding from the US and Germany

(Oct 18 2020) The United States Department of Energy’s National Energy Laboratory Technology (DOE-NETL) announced that it will support the LH CO2MENT Colorado Project.

Department of Energy grant supports development of unique technology to capture CO2

(Oct 18 2020) Scientists at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute are developing a novel material that can capture even small concentrations of CO2 from the air and produce fuels.

Australian Tweed Valley a ‘natural laboratory’ to test carbon storage

(Oct 13 2020) An idea to enhance natural carbon capture from olivine weathering to help combat climate change has never been tested at scale. University of Sydney geoscientists have proposed the Tweed Valley as a laboratory and gained some int...

Eni awarded carbon storage licence for HyNet project

(Oct 08 2020) The UK Oil and Gas Authority has awarded a carbon dioxide appraisal and storage licence for an area located within the Liverpool Bay area of the East Irish Sea.

TCM joining major international partnership on carbon capture and storage

(Oct 08 2020) Technology Centre Mongstad (TCM) has signed a memorandum of understanding with DNV GL and SINTEF to further develop carbon capture and storage technologies.

Zero Carbon Humber partnership submits £75 million bid

(Oct 08 2020) Twelve leading companies and organisations across the Humber have jointly submitted a public and private sector funded bid worth around £75 million to accelerate decarbonisation in the uk’s most carbon intensive industrial region.

Lego-like assembly of zeolitic membranes improves carbon capture

(Oct 06 2020) Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne chemical engineers have developed a new way to manufacture zeolitic membranes that can improve CO2 capture efficiency.

Clean Energy Ministerial releases key financing principles for CCUS

(Oct 05 2020) The ten simple Principles outline key tasks and activities that need to be undertaken by industry, government and the financial sector, to help create the necessary business cases for CCUS projects.

Alberta invests $80 million in CCUS for industrial energy efficiency

(Oct 05 2020) The Government of Alberta is investing $80 million in an Industrial Energy Efficiency and Carbon Capture Utilization and Storage (IEE CCUS) grant program.

102 million euros in funding on the horizon for Porthos

(Oct 04 2020) The European Commission has proposed awarding 102 million Euros to the project which centres on the capture and storage of CO2 in the North Sea floor.

Carbon8 Systems to deploy technology at Dutch waste plant

(Oct 04 2020) Carbon8 Systems, the UK company that invented and owns a process that combines industrial waste residues with captured CO2 emissions, will be running its first Energy from Waste (EfW) pilot project in The Netherlands.


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