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CO2CRC takes 10 with the International CCS Knowledge Centre 06-May-2020

CO2CRC's CEO David Byers recently participated in the International CCS Knowledge Centre's video series: Lead. Care. Adapt - Take 10. David joined with Dr. Julio Friedmann in the virtual discussion. Dr Friedmann is known as the Carbon Wrangler and is a Senior Research Scholar and Lead of CaMR..

Cancelled – Otway National Research Facility open day
Cancelled – Otway National Research Facility open day 19-Mar-2020

CO2CRC has decided to cancel the Otway National Research Facility open day planned for Saturday 18 April 2020, due to the coronavirus pandemic.  It's hoped the event will take place in September instead. Keep an eye on this web site for updates...

CO2CRC talks producing hydrogen from coal on ABC Gippsland’s Breakfast radio program
CO2CRC talks producing hydrogen from coal on ABC Gippsland’s Breakfast radio program 24-Feb-2020

CO2CRC's Chief Operating Officer, Dr Matthias Raab, spoke on ABC Gippsland's Breakfast radio program on Friday 21 February. Matthias discussed CO2CRC's role in the Hydrogen Energy Supply Chain (HESC) project.  The project is a world first trial into the feasibility of supplying clean hydrogen m..

Visit the Otway National Research Facility Open Day – Postponed due to COVID-19
Visit the Otway National Research Facility Open Day – Postponed due to COVID-19 22-Jan-2020

Otway National Research Facility Open Day: Our Open Day planned for April 18 has been cancelled due to COVID-19 We hope you can join us for an event later in 2020. Please call Shelly on 0458 462 063 if you have any questions ..

A round of applause for our award winners
A round of applause for our award winners 19-Dec-2019

Congratulations to all the winners announced at the CO2CRC CCUS Symposium Awards Dinner, held recently at RACV Resort, Torquay. Dr Charles Jenkins (CSIRO): John Tyndall Award for Excellence in CCS Research This award is for Charles’ outstanding contribution as Science Lead of the Otway Stage..

Otway facility attracts international visitors
Otway facility attracts international visitors 12-Dec-2019

On Thursday 21 November 36 people took the opportunity to take a tour of our Otway National Research Facility following the CCUS Symposium.  The visitors came from around the globe including the USA, Japan, Germany, UK and Timor Leste. The geophysicists in the group were interested to hear rep..

Enhanced oil recovery suited to earning carbon credits
Enhanced oil recovery suited to earning carbon credits 21-Oct-2019

The following is an excerpt from an article by Murray Griffin printed in Footprint News on Friday 18 October 2019.  Enhanced oil recovery suited to earning carbon credits, says CO2CRC Injecting CO2 into oil fields to boost production is a legitimate form of sequestration and should be re..

Latest updates on the drilling for CO2CRC’s biggest project to date 22-Jul-2019

Tuesday 1 October 2019 We’ve reached another milestone with the final perforating run successfully completed in the monitoring well, CRC-6. This means we’ve now perforated all five stage 3 wells and avoided any damage to our primary seismic detection cable.  This gives us the best possible o..

Join us at the 5th Post Combustion Capture Conference, Japan, September 2019
Join us at the 5th Post Combustion Capture Conference, Japan, September 2019 17-Jun-2019

CO2CRC are sponsoring and speaking at the 5th Post Combustion Capture Conference.  This is being held in Kyoto, Japan, from 17-19 September 2019. Find out more and register here. Register before 1 July to receive the early bird rate.     ..