Institute updates

A diverse group of 10 Senators, including the Republican Majority Leader and the Democratic nominee for Vice President, are backing new legislation that would significantly expand the US tax credit for carbon capture activities, known as 45Q. 

On 15 July, Southern Company announced that subsidiary Mississippi Power had started producing syngas using lignite at the Kemper County Energy Facility.

The Rotterdam Capture and Storage Demonstration Project (ROAD) has joined the Global CCS Institute. The project is being developed by Maasvlakte CCS Project C.V., a joint venture of Uniper and ENGIE Energie Nederland.

As the 2016 Republican Convention in Cleveland adjourned and the Democratic Convention prepared to get underway in Philadelphia recently, a record-setting heatwave settled over much of the country.

July 2016 marked the launch of the H21 Leeds City Gate Project report – a comprehensive techno-economic feasibility study examining the conv

The goal of a hydrogen society has spurred technical innovation in Japan. At the direction of the Japanese government, companies, research organisations and government departments have mobilised towards the ambitious goal of producing hydrogen for the nation.

On 8 June, Alex Zapantis, the Institute’s General Manager – Asia Pacific, presented at the Asian Development Bank’s (ADB) Clean Energy Forum (CEF) in Manila, Philippines, via video link.

The US Department of Energy has selected ten fossil energy research projects under the Small Business Innovative Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) programs.

Representatives of government, business and the NGO community shared a stage at a recent conference to discuss how to advance carbon capture, utilisation and storage (CCUS) amidst a challenging political and business environment.

The Institute is delighted to welcome Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM), an American global food processing and commodities trading company, as a member of the Institute.