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Tomakomai CCS Demonstration Project reaches milestone of 300,000 tonnes of CO2 injection

22nd November 2019

Japan CCS Co., Ltd. (JCCS) announced on November 22 that it had achieved the target of 300,000 tonnes of CO2 injection at the Tomakomai CCS Demonstration Project.

Since April 2016, with an initial annual injection target of 100,000 tonnes, CO2 has been injected into a formation 1,000m sub-seabed in the harbor area of Tomakomai Port, as well as an experimental injection into a formation 2,400m under the seabed.

Following this new milestone, the injection has been suspended whereas monitoring operations will be continued.

Read full Press Statement from JCCS.

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