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Aquistore to provide valuable CO2 storage research
Aquistore to provide valuable CO2 storage research

15th May 2015

Aquistore, Canada’s first deep saline aquifer storage site, is an example of Canada’s continued leadership in CCS technology development. This insight by the Institute’s Neil Wildgust, Principal Manager – Storage, outlines the role of Aquistore...

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

Global warming caught in midst of American cultural divide
Global warming caught in midst of American cultural divide

15th May 2015

American attitudes about the environment have been surveyed for more than 20 years by a public opinion research company, Gallup Inc, headquartered in Washington, DC. In this insight, Diane Teigiser, the Institute’s Senior Advisor for...

Topic(s): Health, Public engagement, safety and environment

Advances in CCS monitoring featured in new video online
Advances in CCS monitoring featured in new video online

15th May 2015

This insight, co-written by John Hamling, Senior Research Manager of the Energy and Environmental Research Center at the University of North Dakota, and Neil Wildgust, the Global CCS Institute’s Principal Manager – Storage, outlines how...

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

A review of the CO2GeoNet 10th Annual Forum
A review of the CO2GeoNet 10th Annual Forum

15th May 2015

CO2GeoNet, the European network on the geological storage of CO2 held their 10th Annual Open Forum "CO2 storage - the cornerstone of our low carbon future” from 11-12th May 2015, in San Servolo, Italy. In...

Topic(s): Carbon capture, law and regulation, Policy, Public engagement, use and storage (CCUS)

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

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 role of Carbon Capture and Storage in a decarbonised world
The role of Carbon Capture and Storage in a decarbonised world

15th May 2015

The Deep Decarbonization Pathways Project (DDPP) is a global initiative coordinated by the United Nations Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN)[1]. Last year the Pathways to Deep Decarbonization, 2014 Report was released, which provides a comprehensive...

Topic(s): Carbon capture, law and regulation, Policy, use and storage (CCUS)

A CCS Roadmap for Portugal
A CCS Roadmap for Portugal

15th April 2015

The overall need for carbon capture and storage (CCS) to decarbonise power production and heavy industry in Europe remains genuine and urgent. These were the key findings of the 2015 final report reviewing the CCS...

Topic(s): law and regulation, Policy

Carbon storage in the Baltic – new insights from the Bastor2 study
Carbon storage in the Baltic – new insights from the Bastor2 study

15th April 2015

This Insight, written by one of the study's authors, Per Arne Nilsson, is adapted from the Executive Summary to the Final Summary Report from the Elforsk Bastor2 study. The five part report series was undertaken...

Topic(s): Carbon capture, Economics, Health, law and regulation, Policy, Public engagement, safety and environment, use and storage (CCUS)

BASTOR2 – Unlocking the potential for CCS in the Baltic Sea
BASTOR2 – Unlocking the potential for CCS in the Baltic Sea

15th April 2015

            The Baltic Sea CO2 Storage (Bastor2) project was established with the primary objective of investigating the potential and conditions for geological storage in the Baltic Sea Region. However, the degree...

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

Building carbon capture technical capacity in Mexico
Building carbon capture technical capacity in Mexico

15th April 2015

Over the past year, the Global CCS Institute has conducted a series of carbon capture and storage (CCS) workshops in Mexico that have drawn participants from academia, industry, and government institutions such as Secretaría de...

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

Early public engagement on Indonesia’s CCS Gundih Pilot Project
Early public engagement on Indonesia’s CCS Gundih Pilot Project

15th April 2015

In April 2015, Dr Farah Mulyasari from the Bandung Institute of Technology in Indonesia gave Global CCS Institute staff and Australian-based Members a presentation on the public engagement strategy associated with Indonesia’s ‘Gundih CCS Project’....

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

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