Biden launches $3.5B program to establish direct air capture hubs

(May 20 2022) The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has announced the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law Effort to establish regional direct air capture hubs for large-Scale CO2 removal.

Low-cost battery-like device absorbs CO2 emissions while it charges

(May 20 2022) Researchers at Cambridge University have developed a low-cost device that can selectively capture carbon dioxide gas while it charges.

Peterhead CCS project would contribute £660m to the economy

(May 20 2022) The planned low-carbon power station at SSE Thermal’s Peterhead site in Aberdeenshire could generate significant benefits to the Scottish and UK economies over its lifetime, according to a report.

Eastern Pacific Shipping and Value Maritime install CO2 capture

(May 20 2022) Eastern Pacific will retrofit two MR tankers with carbon capture systems, making them the largest ocean-going vessels fitted with carbon capture technology to date.

Chevron launches CCS project in San Joaquin Valley

(May 19 2022) Chevron New Energies division is launching the project aimed at reducing the carbon intensity of its operations in San Joaquin Valley, California.

IEA: G7 members can lead the world in reducing emissions from heavy industry

(May 19 2022) A new IEA report lays out recommendations to speed up technology development and overcome high costs of drastically reducing emissions from steel and cement production.

Pertamina and Air Liquide collaborate on carbon capture at refinery

(May 18 2022) Pertamina and Air Liquide will conduct a joint study on CO2 syngas and flue gas capture technology from hydrogen production in the Balikpapan Refinery area.

bp and Linde plan major CCS project in Texas

(May 17 2022) With potential start-up by 2026, the project will capture and store CO2 from Linde’s hydrogen production facilities in the greater Houston area.

Aqualung Carbon Capture raises £10m

(May 16 2022) Aqualung has raised £10m to further develop its membrane carbon capture technology.

UK Carbon Capture Startup MZT raises £5m

(May 16 2022) Mission Zero Technologies (MZT) has raised $5M seed financing investment from Breakthrough Energy Ventures (BEV) and Anglo American to develop its Direct Air Capture technology.

Pertamina cooperates with ExxonMobil to study CCUS technology

(May 16 2022) The companies will study CCUS technology application in three oil and gas fields: the West Java Area (Widuri Field) and the East Kalimantan Area (Peciko and Badak).

Storegga completes third funding round with new backer

(May 16 2022) The company has received a new investment from Snam, Europe’s largest gas infrastructure operator, and further investment from existing shareholders.

UK Energy Bill to include critical legislation for decarbonising industrial clusters using CCUS

(May 15 2022) The UK Carbon Capture and Storage Association (CCSA) welcomed the UK Energy Bill's highlighting of the benefits of CCUS and hydrogen while calling for further legislative proposals.

$19 million for projects in Alberta and abroad

(May 13 2022) Through the $19 million ACT4 Call, Emissions Reduction Alberta (ERA) is seeking innovative CCUS technologies with strong potential for commercialization in Alberta.

Carbon America to develop first two CCS projects on ethanol facilities in Colorado

(May 12 2022) The company has signed two agreements with Sterling Ethanol and Yuma Ethanol to capture CO2 for geologic sequestration in northeastern Colorado.


Issue 86 - Mar - Apr 2022

CCUS in the U.S. - MIT: overcoming a bottleneck in carbon dioxide conversion .. NETL sees major CCUS job growth potential .. Carbon Hubs Atlas for U.S. Decarbonization .. ION Clean Energy’s CO2 capture solvent at the forefront of sustainable innovati.....