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Visit the Otway National Research Facility Open Day – Saturday 18 April
Visit the Otway National Research Facility Open Day – Saturday 18 April 22-Jan-2020

Otway National Research Facility Open Day When:  Saturday 18 April, 10.30am – 3.00pm Where:  CO2CRC Otway National Research Facility Brumby’s Lane, Nirranda South We’re proud of the research achievements made at our Otway National Research Facility and would like to share them with..

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.     ..

Students view CO2CRC’s world renowned research facility
Students view CO2CRC’s world renowned research facility 07-May-2019

On Wednesday 1 May students from Monash University and the University of Melbourne took a day trip to CO2CRC's Otway National Research Facility. Located in south-west Victoria, the facility is one of the largest carbon dioxide storage demonstration projects in the world. The students were give..

Save the date for CO2CRC’s CCUS Symposium 2019
Save the date for CO2CRC’s CCUS Symposium 2019 28-Mar-2019

CO2CRC's CCUS Symposium will be held from 19 – 20 November 2019 at RACV Torquay Resort, Victoria. Program and registration details to come.  For now, be sure to add the date to your diary!  ..

International CCS conference is coming to Melbourne
International CCS conference is coming to Melbourne 01-Mar-2018

The 14th international conference on Greenhouse Gas Control Technologies, known as GHGT-14, is coming to Australia. The event, held every two years in a different country, is the main global forum to discuss the latest developments in CCS. The Melbourne Convention Centre will host the event from 22-..