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Global CCS Institute launches two new language websites
Global CCS Institute launches two new language websites

8th September 2020

The Global CCS Institute is delighted to announce the launch of two new websites - one in Japanese and one in Chinese – which will enable our valued Members and stakeholders in Japan and China...

U.K Government Earmarks Funding for CCS Under Green Recovery Plan
U.K Government Earmarks Funding for CCS Under Green Recovery Plan

22nd July 2020

The Global CCS Institute welcomes the U.K government’s announcement to invest £139 million to scale up the use of carbon capture and storage and drive emission reductions in heavy industry. The announcement is part of...

EU Commission Releases Hydrogen Strategy, Renews Green Deal Commitments
EU Commission Releases Hydrogen Strategy, Renews Green Deal Commitments

8th July 2020

Hydrogen will be a key component in Europe’s transition towards a low-carbon economy, according to a new strategy released by the European Commission. The EU Hydrogen Strategy incorporates hydrogen in its efforts to further decarbonise...

European Commission launches the first call of the Innovation Fund
European Commission launches the first call of the Innovation Fund

3rd July 2020

The Global CCS Institute welcomes the launch of the first call of the European Commission’s EU ETS Innovation Fund. In supporting EU’s transition to climate neutral economy, the Fund aims to support the demonstration of...

Topic(s): European Green Deal

Global CCS Institute partners with OGCI and Pale Blue Dot Energy to launch world first catalogue of CO2 storage resource for CCUS
Global CCS Institute partners with OGCI and Pale Blue Dot Energy to launch world first catalogue of CO2 storage resource for CCUS

1st July 2020

We are pleased to announce the launch of the CO2 Storage Resource Catalogue, the first independent worldwide evaluation of geologic CO2 storage resource assessments. The database has been developed in partnership with The Oil and Gas...

Topic(s): CO2 Storage

World’s first at scale hydrogen production facilities with CCS announced in the UK
World’s first at scale hydrogen production facilities with CCS announced in the UK

1st July 2020

Equinor has today announced it will lead a project to develop one of the UK’s – and the world’s – first at-scale facilities to produce hydrogen from natural gas in combination with carbon capture and...

Topic(s): ccs, hydrogen

Drax and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Group announce new BECCS pilot
Drax and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Group announce new BECCS pilot

24th June 2020

A new bioenergy with carbon capture and storage (BECCS) pilot facility will be installed within Drax’s CCUS Incubation Area in the autumn. The pilot facility will enable Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) to demonstrate its BECCS technology...

Topic(s): BECCS

Australian Labor Leader signals bipartisan support for CCS
Australian Labor Leader signals bipartisan support for CCS

24th June 2020

Australian Labor leader Anthony Albanese MP today spoke of his party's support for the Australian Government's Technology Investment Roadmap, and within it, the use of CCS to address rising emissions and tackle climate change. Speaking...

Topic(s): Australia

Inaugural meeting of the Southeast Asia CCUS Working Group
Inaugural meeting of the Southeast Asia CCUS Working Group

17th June 2020

For Southeast Asia, with its power generation fuel mix and rapidly growing natural gas production, carbon capture utilisation and storage (CCUS) has a unique and critical role to play in reducing the rapidly increasing carbon...

Topic(s): CCS Policy, CCUS, Southeast Asia

CCS pipeline grows by 10 large-scale facilities globally
CCS pipeline grows by 10 large-scale facilities globally

8th June 2020

On June 8, the Global CCS Institute added 10 carbon capture and storage (CCS) facilities to our global database co2re.co, bringing the total number of CCS facilities in various stages of development to 59 with a capture capacity...

METI (Japan), NEDO and JCCS release report detailing results and challenges of Tomakomai Project
METI (Japan), NEDO and JCCS release report detailing results and challenges of Tomakomai Project

3rd June 2020

In November 2019, the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI),  New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO) and Japan CCS Co., Ltd. (JCCS) achieved the goal of successfully injecting 300,000 tonnes in total of carbon dioxide (CO2)...

Topic(s): CCS Project, Japan

Alberta Carbon Trunk Line now fully operational
Alberta Carbon Trunk Line now fully operational

2nd June 2020

The number of large-scale CCS facilities in operation has increased to 21 with today's announcement that the Alberta Carbon Trunk Line (ACTL) system is now fully operational. The ACTL system captures industrial emissions and delivers...

Topic(s): ACTL, Canada, CCS Facilities, CCUS

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