ExxonMobil signs carbon capture agreement with Nucor

(Jun 02 2023) ExxonMobil Low Carbon Solutions will capture, transport and store up to 800,000 metric tons per year of CO2 produced by Nucor Corporation, one of North America’s largest steel producers

Environment Agency consults on Drax carbon capture plans

(Jun 02 2023) The UK Environment Agency has launched a consultation on Drax Power Ltd’s proposals to develop Bioenergy with Carbon Capture and Storage (BECCS) at its power station site near Selby, North Yorkshire.

China's first offshore CCS demonstration project

(Jun 01 2023) CNOOC has announced the official commissioning of the 1.5 million tonne CO2 project located in the South China Sea.

Cignus Instruments develops a new solution for direct mass flow metering of CO2

(May 31 2023) Existing flow meters do not meet all technical measurement requirements for measuring the mass flow of CO2 in future large scale CCS chains, Cignus’ proprietary technology can help close this technology gap.

ConsenCUS presents its first policy considerations on CCUS

(May 31 2023) Consortium partner Energy Policy Group (EPG) released a policy paper discussing the preliminary outcomes of the EU Horizon2020-project ConsenCUS.

Carbon Clean awards KBR design contract for FlagshipONE project

(May 25 2023) KBR will provide the detailed design of a carbon capture plant for Ørsted's FlagshipONE project in Sweden.

Extinct offshore volcano could store gigatons of carbon dioxide

(May 25 2023) A study published in Geology concludes that an extinct volcano off the shore of Portugal could store as much as 1.2-8.6 gigatons of carbon dioxide, the equivalent of ~24-125 years of the country’s industrial emissions.

Removr partners with Carbfix for DAC in Iceland

(May 25 2023) According to the agreement, Carbfix will employ its technology to permanently store, via underground mineralisation, 100,000 tonnes of CO2 per year from Removr’s first large-scale Direct Air Carbon Capture and Storage (DACCS) pla...

Mitsubishi Shipbuilding and Nihon Shipyard study LCO2 carrier

(May 25 2023) The companies have started joint study for the development of an ocean-going liquified CO2 (LCO2) carrier. Nihon Shipyard is pursuing the project with the aim of completing construction of the vessel from 2027 onwards.

Colorado School of Mines and Carbon America awarded $32.6M from U.S. DOE

(May 25 2023) The Bipartisan Infrastructure Law funding will support the development of a regional CO2 storage hub in concert with local stakeholders in Pueblo, Colorado area.

RWE plans to develop three new UK carbon capture projects

(May 24 2023) RWE has announced plans to progress three new carbon capture projects as it leads the way towards helping decarbonise UK power.

Drax targets BECCS expansion in North America

(May 24 2023) Drax has the ambition to develop over 20Mt of carbon removals worldwide – 14Mt pa by 2030 - with two new sites in US targeting c.6Mt pa and a Global headquarters in Houston.

Technip Energies launches Capture.Now™ to transform carbon into opportunities

(May 23 2023) The company has launched a strategic platform that brings under one umbrella all its CCUS technologies and solutions needed to support customers decarbonise.

CSIRO report explores low-emission manufacturing opportunities in the Northern Territory

(May 23 2023) A new report from CSIRO, Australia’s national science agency, has explored the potential for carbon capture and utilisation to support decarbonisation and economic growth in the Northern Territory.

Report: bioenergy with carbon capture and storage

(May 23 2023) The report from the International Centre for Sustainable Carbon studies the status and potential of BECCS, particularly in Canada, China, Europe, India, Japan, the UK and the USA.


Issue 92 - Mar - Apr 2023

CCUS in the U.S. - Report: Powering toward 100% clean power by 2035 .. MIT develops cheap method for pulling CO2 out of seawater .. The Texas Solution to Net-Zero Norway backing Removr’s efforts to industrialise Direct Air Capture .. PNNL reveals ''.....