Economic assessment of carbon capture and storage technologies: 2011 update

Organisation: Global CCS Institute, Schlumberger, WorleyParsons

This report presents an update of the economics of carbon capture and storage (CCS) prepared in 2009. The 2009 report was commissioned by the Global CCS Institute and delivered as Foundation Report Two in the series of five studies undertaken as part of the strategic analysis of the global status of carbon capture and storage.

Foundation report two involved a detailed analysis of the capture, transport and storage costs for power plants and a select range of industrial applications. This report presents a transparent methodology that uses updated and refined costs to reflect changes in the market since 2009.