Latest News

Filter by

[ Clear Filtering ]

US DOE Announces up to $524 Million to Expand Nation’s CO2 Transportation System
US DOE Announces up to $524 Million to Expand Nation’s CO2 Transportation System

21st May 2024

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) office of Fossil Energy and Carbon Management (FECM) released two funding opportunity announcements (FOAs) totaling up to $524 in support of expanding carbon transport systems in the United States. ...

Australian Federal Budget Makes Inclusions for CCS
Australian Federal Budget Makes Inclusions for CCS

16th May 2024

The Australian Treasurer, Dr Jim Chalmers, handed down the Federal Budget 2024-25 this week. The budget outlines the government's financial plan, highlighting key priorities, spending allocations, and forecasts.   Importantly, the budget included AU$22.7bn, committed...

G7 Countries Reaffirm Net-Zero Ambition, Acceleration of Carbon Management
G7 Countries Reaffirm Net-Zero Ambition, Acceleration of Carbon Management

7th May 2024

In a communiqué issued following a two-day Climate, Energy and Environment Ministers’ Meeting convened under Italy’s 2024 G7 Presidency April 29-30 in Turin, ministers from the G7 group (Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, the United...

CCUS Handbook for Policymakers Launched by US Government
CCUS Handbook for Policymakers Launched by US Government

3rd May 2024

On Monday, April 29, 2024, the US Department of State’s Bureau of Energy Resources (ENR) and the US Department of Commerce’s Commercial Law Development Program (CLDP) jointly launched a new CCUS handbook for policymakers. The...

Industry Association Releases New Guidance for Pipeline Public Engagement
Industry Association Releases New Guidance for Pipeline Public Engagement

1st May 2024

The American Petroleum Institute (API) has released a new recommended practice (RP) for pipeline public engagement, RP 1185. The guidance was developed in coordination with federal, state, and local governments, tribal governments, public interest groups,...

European Commission Makes New Funds Available for Carbon Management Under the LIFE Programme
European Commission Makes New Funds Available for Carbon Management Under the LIFE Programme

29th April 2024

On 18 April 2024, the European Commission launched a new call for proposal in the field of Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation under the Programme for Environment and Climate Action (LIFE), making new funds available...

CCS is a Critical Component of the EPA’s Final Rules for Carbon Emissions Reductions from Fossil Fuel Power Plants
CCS is a Critical Component of the EPA’s Final Rules for Carbon Emissions Reductions from Fossil Fuel Power Plants

27th April 2024

On April 25th, the US EPA issued New Source Performance Standards (NSPS) for Greenhouse Gas Emissions (GHGs) from existing coal-fired power plants and new base-load gas-fired plants, mandating they capture 90% of their carbon dioxide...

European Parliament Adopts the Net-Zero Industry Act
European Parliament Adopts the Net-Zero Industry Act

26th April 2024

On 25 April, the European Parliament formally approved during the plenary session the provisional agreement reached with the EU Council in February 2024 on the Net-Zero Industry ACT (NZIA), a key legislation expected to strengthen the competitiveness and...

Danish Energy Agency Allocates New Funds to Support the Capture and Storage of Biogenic CO₂ in Denmark
Danish Energy Agency Allocates New Funds to Support the Capture and Storage of Biogenic CO₂ in Denmark

25th April 2024

On 17 April, the Danish Energy Agency awarded funding to three companies, namely BioCirc CO₂ ApS, Bioman ApS, and Carbon Capture Scotland, to support carbon capture and storage (CCS) projects expected to contribute to the...

Five Northern European Countries Strengthen Cooperation on Cross-border CO2 Transport and Storage
Five Northern European Countries Strengthen Cooperation on Cross-border CO2 Transport and Storage

25th April 2024

Denmark, Belgium, the Netherlands and Sweden have signed separate Memoranda of Understandings (MoUs) with Norway to facilitate the cross-border transport of CO2 for the purpose of permanent geological storage. A similar arrangement enhancing cooperation in...

U.S. EPA Releases Class VI Well Permit Dashboard and Data Repository
U.S. EPA Releases Class VI Well Permit Dashboard and Data Repository

16th April 2024

On Monday, April 15, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released a new live data dashboard showing the status of Class VI Injection Well permits submitted to the agency under its Underground Injection Control (UIC)...

New CEF-E Funding Available to Key Projects Selected Under the First Union list of PCIs and PMIs, Including 14 CO2 Network Projects
New CEF-E Funding Available to Key Projects Selected Under the First Union list of PCIs and PMIs, Including 14 CO2 Network Projects

12th April 2024

On 11 April, the European Climate, Infrastructure and Environment Executive Agency (CINEA) launched a new call for proposal allocating EUR 850 million under the Connecting Europe Facility for Energy (CEF-E). The grant will co-finance works...

Newsletter

Get the latest CCS updates