CCUS supply chain could create significant UK opportunities

(Jul 23 2021) The Carbon Capture and Storage Association (CCSA) report outlines the opportunities of developing UK supply chains to deliver a successful CCUS rollout programme, in line with Net Zero.

Carbon Capture and Storage Association appoints new CEO

(Jul 21 2021) The trade body for the CCUS industry in the UK has appointed Ruth Herbert as its new Chief Executive Officer.

Sembcorp collaborates on UK net zero power plant

(Jul 19 2021) The company is exploring a potential 300MW Net Zero emissions NET Power station at Wilton International, Teesside with carbon capture technology.

ExxonMobil to participate in Acorn project

(Jul 16 2021) The project plans to capture and store approximately 5-6 million tons of CO2 per year by 2030 from gas terminals at the St Fergus complex at Peterhead, Scotland, which includes ExxonMobil’s joint venture gas terminal.

Carbon Clean selected for Acorn project carbon capture

(Jul 15 2021) Carbon Clean has been awarded the contract to carry out the Front End Engineering Design (FEED) services for the Acorn carbon capture plant at St Fergus, Scotland.

Shell proposes large-scale CCS project in Alberta

(Jul 14 2021) The proposed Polaris CCS project, the largest in a series of low-carbon opportunities Shell is exploring at Scotford, would capture CO2 from the Shell-owned Scotford refinery and chemicals plant.

Aker Carbon Capture launches Carbon Capture as a Service

(Jul 12 2021) The company has launched an integrated offering that 'covers everything a customer needs to reduce emissions by CCS' called Carbon Capture as a Service; Carbon capture made easy™.

Air Liquide, Borealis, Esso, TotalEnergies and Yara collaborate

(Jul 12 2021) The companies have signed an MoU to work together on decarbonizing the industrial basin of Normandy in France.

INEOS and Petroineos at Grangemouth join the Scottish Cluster

(Jul 11 2021) The companies are partnering with the Acorn Project to capture and store up to one million tonnes of CO2 by 2027.

Gulf Coast ready to develop Carbon Storage Hub

(Jul 11 2021) The stage is set for a new carbon storage economy to emerge along the Gulf Coast, according to a study led by The University of Texas at Austin.

Aker Carbon Capture and Carbfix to explore CCS with Elkem Iceland

(Jul 11 2021) Norway's Aker Carbon Capture has joined forces with Carbfix and Elkem Iceland to reduce CO2 emissions at Elkem Iceland's ferrosilicon plant through carbon capture and mineral storage in basalt structures.

Svante receives $25 million from Government of Canada

(Jul 09 2021) The Government of Canada made a CDN$25 million investment to support the industrialization and commercialization of its novel low-cost carbon capture technology within the North American market.

CCUS scale-up could create 10,000 UK jobs this decade

(Jul 08 2021) If the UK Climate Change Committee’s 2030 CO2 capture target is delivered, 10,000 new green jobs could be created in industrial heartlands by the middle of this decade.

Aker Carbon Capture to explore CCS with BIR

(Jul 07 2021) Waste management company BIR has signed an agreement with Aker Carbon Capture to explore possibilities for a future carbon capture plant at their waste to energy plant in Rådal outside Bergen on Norway's west coast.

Crown Estate launches forum to unlock CCUS

(Jul 07 2021) The Offshore Wind and CCUS Co-location Forum which will identify the key challenges and opportunities associated with the co-location of Offshore Wind and CCUS.


Issue 81 - May - June 2021

CCUS in Europe: ALIGN-CCUS findings: deep decarbonisation within reach .. CO2 storage must be recognised in revised TEN-E Regulation .. Gothenburg region sees potential for CCS Wyoming’s ‘carbon valley’ leading the way on CCUS .. Carbon capture in I.....