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Institute’s submission to EIB’s public consultation on its energy lending policy
Institute’s submission to EIB’s public consultation on its energy lending policy

26th April 2019

The Global CCS Institute submitted a response to the European Investment Bank's Public Consultation for the review of its Energy Lending Policy. The aim of the consultation is to ensure that the Bank continues to effectively...

Institute holds 26th Study Meeting
Institute holds 26th Study Meeting

23rd April 2019

Our 26th Study Meeting took place on 22 April in Tokyo. Our guest speaker was Dr Eiji Komatsu  from Meiji University.  Dr Eiji Komatsu has delivered his presentation on Japan’s CCS legal framework in Japan...

Norwegian Government proposes state contribution for funding of CCS exploration well
Norwegian Government proposes state contribution for funding of CCS exploration well

11th April 2019

As part of the Norwegian full-scale carbon capture and storage-project (CCS),the Norwegian Government will propose to the Parliament that the Norwegian state contributes with funds for an exploration well for CO2-storage on the Norwegian Continental...

Carbon Lunches: A Carbon Capture 101 Briefing Series kicks off in Washington, DC
Carbon Lunches: A Carbon Capture 101 Briefing Series kicks off in Washington, DC

9th April 2019

On Thursday, March 28 the Global CCS Institute, in partnership with the Carbon Utilization Research Council (CURC) and the Carbon Capture Coalition, hosted the first of many Carbon Lunches: A Carbon Capture 101 Briefing Series...

Institute holds 8th Annual DC Forum on CCS – New Perspectives for a Decarbonized Economy
Institute holds 8th Annual DC Forum on CCS – New Perspectives for a Decarbonized Economy

7th April 2019

The Global CCS Institute hosted its 8th annual DC Forum on CCS in Washington, DC on March 18, 2019.  In a sense, the day was a microcosm of the current state of CCS in the...

For First Time, IEA Quantifies Coal’s Dominant Role in Global Temperature Increase
For First Time, IEA Quantifies Coal’s Dominant Role in Global Temperature Increase

6th April 2019

Coal combustion was responsible for more than 0.3 degrees C of the 1-degree C surge in global average annual surface temperatures above pre-industrial levels—and that makes coal the single largest source of the global temperature...

We can’t rely solely on renewable energy yet, but there’s another way companies can fight climate change
We can’t rely solely on renewable energy yet, but there’s another way companies can fight climate change

6th April 2019

For years, debate has raged on about how businesses can help in the fight against climate change. While renewable energy innovations are important for reducing future emissions, energy leaders and experts have not yet figured...

Introducing Bright Energy
Introducing Bright Energy

5th April 2019

Bright Energy is a startup company near Denver, Colorado, USA working a novel carbon capture system which they think can achieve $15/tonne for a coal-fired power plant (Figure 1)—with >95% capture of the flue gas...

Institute provides submission to inform Australia’s National Hydrogen Strategy
Institute provides submission to inform Australia’s National Hydrogen Strategy

4th April 2019

The Institute recently provided a submission to the COAG Energy Council Hydrogen Working Group to inform the development of Australia’s National Hydrogen Strategy. The Working Group, established by the COAG Energy Council, seeks to support...

Institute participates to the TEC and CTCN meetings in Copenhagen
Institute participates to the TEC and CTCN meetings in Copenhagen

2nd April 2019

Last week, the representatives of the Institute attended the Technology Executive Committee (TEC) and Climate Technology Centre and Network (CTCN) meetings in Copenhagen. These are the two bodies of the UNFCCC Technology Mechanism, where the...

The important role of CCS made clear in IEA Global Energy & CO2 Status Report
The important role of CCS made clear in IEA Global Energy & CO2 Status Report

27th March 2019

The recently released IEA 2018 Global Energy & CO2 Status Report has once reinforced the important role of carbon capture and storage technologies in decarbonising the energy system, and meeting climate goals. The annual report provides a snapshot...

News from Huadian Jiangsu Jurong CO2 capture demonstration project
News from Huadian Jiangsu Jurong CO2 capture demonstration project

26th March 2019

China Huadian Corporation has installed a CO2 capture pilot plant at the Jurong coal fired power plant in Jiangsu Province in early 2019. The pilot plant will capture 10,000 tonnes of CO2 annually from the...

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