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The U.S. Inflation Reduction Act of 2022
The U.S. Inflation Reduction Act of 2022

27th August 2022

Last week, on August 16, President Biden signed into law the Inflation Reduction Act of 2022 (IRA), which includes an historic investment of $369 billion in climate and energy funding, as well as important enhancements...

Topic(s): 45Q, CCS Policy, United States

EU Innovation Fund to Invest in Seven CCS and CCU Projects
EU Innovation Fund to Invest in Seven CCS and CCU Projects

14th July 2022

The European Commission has announced that it will invest €1.8 billion towards seventeen large scale innovative clean tech projects, including carbon capture and storage efforts. The investment is part of the EU Innovation Fund, which...

IEA Releases its Africa Energy Outlook 2022 Report
IEA Releases its Africa Energy Outlook 2022 Report

22nd June 2022

The International Energy Agency (IEA) has published its Africa Energy Outlook 2022 – a report assessing the continent’s current and future energy make up, highlighting Africa’s sustainable energy transition. As demand for low-carbon resources rise...

U.S. Announces New Measures to Strengthen CO2 Pipeline Safety
U.S. Announces New Measures to Strengthen CO2 Pipeline Safety

28th May 2022

Yesterday, the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) announced new measures to strengthen its safety oversight of CO2 pipelines around the United States. Presently in the U.S. the CO2 pipeline...

Australian Government Announces CCS Funding in Federal Budget
Australian Government Announces CCS Funding in Federal Budget

29th March 2022

Australian Treasurer, Josh Frydenberg, has handed down a 2022-23 budget with a strong focus on the cost of living and regional development. The energy and emissions reduction portfolio will see new investment, including across carbon...

IPCC’s Working Group II Releases New Climate Report
IPCC’s Working Group II Releases New Climate Report

1st March 2022

The International Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) has released its latest report on climate change mitigation, titled ‘Climate Change 2022: Impacts, Adaptation and Vulnerability.’ Authored by IPCC Working Group II, the report notes that climate...

White House Announces New Actions to Advance Clean Manufacturing, Including Updated Guidance on the Deployment of CCUS
White House Announces New Actions to Advance Clean Manufacturing, Including Updated Guidance on the Deployment of CCUS

16th February 2022

Today, the White House announced new actions to decarbonize and strengthen the US manufacturing sector, including: cross-agency efforts to promote the purchase of low-carbon materials, a $9 billion clean hydrogen initiative, and a commitment to...

Hydrogen Tanker Arrives in Victoria, Australia to Test Export to Japan
Hydrogen Tanker Arrives in Victoria, Australia to Test Export to Japan

21st January 2022

The arrival of the Suiso Frontier, the world’s first liquefied hydrogen carrier, in Victoria, Australia today, has marked the success of the Hydrogen Energy Supply Chain (HESC) Pilot Project. The shipment will leave Victoria and...

Topic(s): hydrogen

European Commission Releases a Communication on Sustainable Carbon Cycles, Highlighting Carbon Removal Objectives
European Commission Releases a Communication on Sustainable Carbon Cycles, Highlighting Carbon Removal Objectives

16th December 2021

In support of the European  Green Deal, the European Commission has issued a communication outlining its carbon removal objectives and principles. Along with reiterating a continued commitment to reduce the use of fossil carbon, the...

Four CCS Projects to be Funded through the EU Innovation Fund
Four CCS Projects to be Funded through the EU Innovation Fund

17th November 2021

The Institute welcomes the €1.1 billion funding announcement by the European Union to develop seven large-scale innovation projects, which will include support towards carbon capture and storage (CCS) projects. The investments will be granted through...

US Congress Passes Bill with the Single Largest CCS Infrastructure Investment Ever
US Congress Passes Bill with the Single Largest CCS Infrastructure Investment Ever

10th November 2021

Last Friday, 5 November, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act: the same bill that was passed by the U.S. Senate with bipartisan support in August. The bill contains the...

Media Coverage: The Global Status of CCS 2021
Media Coverage: The Global Status of CCS 2021

5th November 2021

The Global Status of CCS 2021 report was released on 12 October 2021, with key findings covered by media outlets globally. In the three weeks since the Report’s release, it has been downloaded 3,000 times...

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