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9 February 2015: Dr Elizabeth Burton, General Manager – The Americas of the Global CCS Institute said: “The US Department of Energy (DOE) recently announced that federal funding of the FutureGen 2.0 Project will be suspended.

12 November 2014: On 11 November, United States President Barack Obama and President Xi Jinping of the People’s Republic of China issued a joint announcement on climate change cooperation.

November 5, 2014: A global report launched today in Abu Dhabi finds that the only low-carbon technology option for industrial and many power applications, carbon capture and storage (CCS), is now on the cusp of widespread deployment.

2 November 2014: The world’s most authoritative study into the impacts of climate change, produced by over 800 leading scientists for the United Nation’s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), makes it clear that carbon emissions from

SASKATCHEWAN, CANADA, October 2, 2014 – The eyes of the world’s energy industry are on SaskPower’s Boundary Dam power project in Canada today as it becomes the first large-scale power plant to capture and store its carbon emissions.

Joint media release: Leaders from the Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) community have welcomed today’s announcement from the European Commission, that the UK based White Rose CCS Project will be awarded up to €300 million in funding as part of the second round of NER300.

The UK Government has awarded funding for an advanced engineering study for the first full-scale carbon capture and storage (CCS) project on a gas-fired power station.

The Global Status of CCS: February 2014 report reviews the current status of large-scale carbon capture and storage (CCS) projects worldwide, including the policy and regulatory developments affecting international decarbonisation efforts

Carbon capture and storage (CCS) in Europe has been given a significant boost with a UK Government contract awarded for an advanced engineering study on a pivotal CCS project. 

A global inventory of climate change and clean energy policies indicates a widening gap between support provided to develop and deploy carbon capture and storage (CCS) technologies and that afforded to other clean energy options.

Speaking today at the United Nations climate change talks in Warsaw, Poland, Global CCS Institute CEO Brad Page said the inventory had informed the development of an analytical framework to compare national policy support to drive domestic action on CCS.