Institute updates

A diverse group of 10 Senators, including the Republican Majority Leader and the Democratic nominee for Vice President, are backing new legislation that would significantly expand the US tax credit for carbon capture activities, known as 45Q. 

On 15 July, Southern Company announced that subsidiary Mississippi Power had started producing syngas using lignite at the Kemper County Energy Facility.

The Rotterdam Capture and Storage Demonstration Project (ROAD) has joined the Global CCS Institute. The project is being developed by Maasvlakte CCS Project C.V., a joint venture of Uniper and ENGIE Energie Nederland.

As the 2016 Republican Convention in Cleveland adjourned and the Democratic Convention prepared to get underway in Philadelphia recently, a record-setting heatwave settled over much of the country.

July 2016 marked the launch of the H21 Leeds City Gate Project report – a comprehensive techno-economic feasibility study examining the conv