NextDecade signs up Oxy Low Carbon Ventures for CO2 storage at Rio Grande LNG

(Mar 31 2021) The companies have executed a term sheet for the offtake and permanent geologic storage of CO2 captured from NextDecade’s planned Rio Grande LNG project in the Port of Brownsville, Texas.

CMC report examines markets for made-in-Canada CCUS technologies

(Mar 31 2021) CMC Research Institutes, in collaboration with Foresight, has developed an in-depth report examining key markets for Canadian carbon capture, utilization and storage (CCUS) technologies.

GCCSI report: Technology readiness and costs of CCS

(Mar 31 2021) The cost of deployment of CO2 capture, transport and storage systems is of vital economic and environmental importance.

Baker Hughes licences SRI carbon capture technology

(Mar 30 2021) Baker Hughes has entered into a global exclusive licensing agreement with SRI International to use SRI’s Mixed-Salt Process (MSP) for CO2 capture.

Carbon capture process produces hydrogen and construction materials

(Mar 26 2021) The process developed at QUT Centre for Clean Energy Technologies and Practices could provide materials for industry.

Toshiba’s carbon recycling technology realizes world’s highest CO2 conversion speed

(Mar 25 2021) The CO2 electrocatalyst electrode stack technology can convert up to 1.0 ton of CO2 a year at ambient temperatures, with an installation space the size of an envelope.

Study: Why CCS commercialisation has failed and how it could work

(Mar 24 2021) The researchers found that the credibility of revenues and incentives—functions of policy and politics—are among the most important attributes, along with capital cost and technological readiness.

Aker Carbon Capture and Siemens Energy to develop gas power CCS

(Mar 24 2021) Aker Carbon Capture (ACC) and Siemens Energy have signed a memorandum of understanding aimed at developing combined offerings for carbon capture solutions that can be applied to gas turbines and gas-fired power plants.

Baker Hughes and Horisont Energi to work on Barents Sea CCS

(Mar 23 2021) The companies have signed an MoU to jointly explore development and integration of technologies for the Polaris carbon storage project in Norway.

New catalyst boosts hydrogenation of CO2 to methanol

(Mar 23 2021) Hydrogenation of CO2 to methanol was achieved at low temperature and high efficiency by researchers at Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics.

HeidelbergCement and Fortera collaborate on CCS pilot in California

(Mar 22 2021) HeidelbergCement’s US subsidiary Lehigh Hanson and materials technology company Fortera will pilot a new type of carbon capture and utilisation (CCU) technology at Lehigh’s Redding California cement facility.

OGA outlines Net Zero Stewardship Expectation

(Mar 22 2021) The Oil and Gas Authority has launched its ‘Stewardship Expectation 11 – Net Zero’ setting out how the oil and gas industry should reduce its greenhouse gas emissions and support delivery of the UK’s net zero target.

bp plans UK’s largest hydrogen project

(Mar 22 2021) The Proposed project in Teesside would be the largest in the UK, producing up to 1GW of ‘blue’ hydrogen by 2030 and supporting development of region as UK’s first hydrogen transport hub.

RWE to study feasibility of carbon reduction options at Pembroke site

(Mar 22 2021) RWE is set to launch a number of feasibility studies into the reduction of carbon emissions at its key assets in South Wales, thanks to a successful funding bid as part of the South Wales Industrial Cluster (SWIC).

CCS feasibility study at Padeswood cement plant

(Mar 21 2021) HyNet North West gives Hanson green light to carry out CCs feasibility study at Padeswood cement works.

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Issue 79 - Jan - Feb 2021

CCUS in the UK: Building on the “ten point plan” .. A net zero UK Oil & Gas industry .. Southampton researchers’ solution for turning carbon emissions into plastics Review of 2020 - the Gorgon project celebrated one Mt of CO2 stored .. How the US 4.....