What the Experts Say About CCS (Factsheet)

1st March 2022

As part of our series Understanding Carbon Capture and Storage, this newly released two-pager highlights what some of the world's foremost climate and energy experts have said about CCS as a necessary and viable technology to help reach net-zero.

The factsheet contains quotes from:

  • Dr. Fatih Birol, Executive Director, the International Energy Agency (IEA)
  • Prof. Heleen De Coninck, Associate Professor, Department of Environmental Science, Radboud University, Coordinating Lead Author of Chapter 4 of the IPCC Special Report on Global Warming of 1.5°C
  • Dr. Jennifer Wilcox, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary, Office of Fossil Energy and Carbon Management, U.S. Department of Energy, formerly Presidential Distinguished Professor of Chemical Engineering and Energy Policy at the University of Pennsylvania
  • Prof. Jin Hongguang, Member of China Academy of Sciences, Chair Commissioner, CCUS Professional Committee, Chinese Society of Environmental Sciences
  • Dr. Julio Friedmann, Chief Scientist at Carbon Direct, and non-resident fellow at the Center on Global Energy Policy at Columbia  University
  • Prof. Michael Gerrard, Andrew Sabin Professor of Professional Practice, Columbia Law School
  • Prof. Niall Mac Dowell, Professor in Energy Systems Engineering, Imperial College London
  • Lord Nicholas Stern, IG Patel Professor of Economics and Government, and Chairman of the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment at the London School of Economics
  • Dr. Sally Benson, Deputy Director for Energy and Chief Strategist for the Energy Transition at the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP)

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