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The Global Status of CCS: 100 days after the COP21 Paris Agreement
The Global Status of CCS: 100 days after the COP21 Paris Agreement

16th March 2016

The COP 21 climate negotiations in Paris during December 2015 spoke with great promise of a renewed global commitment to tackle climate change. Front and centre in the post-COP discussion has been one significant shift in...

Topic(s): Carbon capture, CO2 capture, CO2 storage, CO2 transport, CO2 utilisation, use and storage (CCUS)

The Global CCS Institute releases the first Global Storage Portfolio
The Global CCS Institute releases the first Global Storage Portfolio

16th March 2016

The Global CCS Institute has published a new report summarising regional storage resource assessments around the world. The Global Storage Portfolio is designed as a regularly-updated reference containing the latest assessments of geological storage in...

Topic(s): Carbon capture, CO2 storage, use and storage (CCUS)

Vast subsurface resources are available to support CCS deployment
Vast subsurface resources are available to support CCS deployment

15th November 2015

The Global CCS Institute has published a major report on the latest developments in Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS). The Global Status of CCS: 2015 highlights new operational projects, policy and international climate discussions, new...

Topic(s): Carbon capture, CO2 storage, Engineering and project delivery, use and storage (CCUS)

Seals of the CarbonNet Project, Gippsland Basin, Victoria, Australia
Seals of the CarbonNet Project, Gippsland Basin, Victoria, Australia

15th October 2015

The CarbonNet Project (the Project) has identified a series of prospective carbon dioxide (CO2) storage sites in the most promising area of the nearshore Gippsland Basin in south eastern Australia. The Project is investigating the...

Topic(s): Carbon capture, CO2 storage, use and storage (CCUS)

Are the legacy wells in the Gippsland Basin an issue for CO2 storage?
Are the legacy wells in the Gippsland Basin an issue for CO2 storage?

15th October 2015

The CarbonNet project is investigating the potential of geological formations in the Gippsland Basin off south eastern Australia to store significant volumes of carbon dioxide (CO2), which could form the basis of a multi–user carbon...

Topic(s): Carbon capture, CO2 storage, Engineering and project delivery, Health, safety and environment, use and storage (CCUS)

Applying carbon capture and storage to a Chinese steel plant. Feasibility Study on a CCS facility in China
Applying carbon capture and storage to a Chinese steel plant. Feasibility Study on a CCS facility in China

15th September 2015

The Global CCS Institute has recently published a feasibility study report on applying carbon capture and storage (CCS) to a steel plant in China. Toshiba was commissioned to conduct the study in collaboration with Chinese corporations. The...

Topic(s): Carbon capture, CO2 capture, CO2 storage, use and storage (CCUS)

Site characterisation for storage in the near shore Gippsland Basin
Site characterisation for storage in the near shore Gippsland Basin

15th September 2015

CarbonNet is investigating the potential of geological formations in south eastern Australia to store significant volumes of carbon dioxide and form the basis of a multi-user carbon capture and storage (CCS) network. Earlier this year...

Topic(s): Carbon capture, CO2 storage, Engineering and project delivery, use and storage (CCUS)

Institute report provides new insights on measurement of relative permeability
Institute report provides new insights on measurement of relative permeability

15th July 2015

Relative permeability is an important factor in predicting the performance of geological storage. A recently released Global CCS Institute report prepared by Stanford University considers the measurement of relative permeability and addresses knowledge gaps. In...

Topic(s): Carbon capture, CO2 storage, Engineering and project delivery, use and storage (CCUS)

Global storage readiness assessment
Global storage readiness assessment

15th May 2015

Carbon capture and storage (CCS) deployment must be rapidly accelerated if the world is to meet its intended goal of limiting temperature increases to two degrees celsius. For accelerated CCS deployment suitable storage sites must...

Topic(s): Capacity development, CO2 storage, Engineering and project delivery, law and regulation, Policy

The Shell Peterhead CCS Project – an update
The Shell Peterhead CCS Project – an update

15th May 2015

Shell, with strategic support from SSE, are looking to develop the world’s first full-scale gas carbon capture and storage (CCS) project – the Peterhead CCS Project. The proposed project would see 10 to 15 million...

Topic(s): CO2 capture, CO2 storage, CO2 transport, Engineering and project delivery, Public engagement

Brazil releases first CO2 Storage Atlas
Brazil releases first CO2 Storage Atlas

15th April 2015

The publication of the first atlas of potential CO2 storage sites in Brazil is the culmination of nearly a decade of research. It represents a substantial step forward in the development and deployment of carbon...

Topic(s): Capacity development, Carbon capture, CO2 storage, use and storage (CCUS)

CO2 transport systems development status of three large-scale European CCS demonstration projects with EEPR funding
CO2 transport systems development status of three large-scale European CCS demonstration projects with EEPR funding

15th February 2015

        The European CCS Demonstration Project Network was pleased to present the webinar “CO2 transport systems development status of three large-scale European CCS demonstration projects with EEPR funding” on Thursday, 26 February 2014. This webinar,...

Topic(s): CO2 capture, CO2 storage, CO2 transport

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