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Pioneer in Storage Research Named as Inaugural Winner of the John Tyndall Award
Pioneer in Storage Research Named as Inaugural Winner of the John Tyndall Award 08-Nov-2017

Curtin University researcher, Associate Professor Roman Pevzner has won the CO2CRC 2017 John Tyndall Award for Excellence in CCS Research. Professor Pevzner, science leader of the Otway Stage 2C project, received the award for pushing the boundaries of CO2 monitoring, by detecting less than 5,000..

Open day at Otway Research Facility
Open day at Otway Research Facility 11-Sep-2017

Saturday 18 November 2017 from 10.30am – 3pm At its Otway National Research Facility CO2CRC is working to build a low emissions future for Australia and the world through carbon capture and storage (CCS). Come and find out why CCS is vital for reliable and affordable electricity for Australian..

CO2CRC helps bring AFL legend to Nirranda
CO2CRC helps bring AFL legend to Nirranda 07-Sep-2017

As part of its commitment to the communities of Nirranda and Nirranda South, CO2CRC joined with Origin Energy in June to bring Former AFL footballer Wayne Schwass to share his challenges with depression. Schwass, who was recruited from South Warrnambool, battled the illness during his 15-year, 2..

Corangamite councillors visit Otway Research Facility
Corangamite councillors visit Otway Research Facility 17-Aug-2017

On 15 August 2017 councillors from Corangamite Shire Council visited CO2CRC's Otway Research Facility. Mayor Jo Beard and councillors Lesley Brown and Bev McArthur were shown around the facility by CO2CRC's Community Liaison Officer, Shelly Murrell. The councillors were able to view first-h..

Wayne Schwass, former AFL footballer, to share depression battle at Nirranda
Wayne Schwass, former AFL footballer, to share depression battle at Nirranda 20-Jun-2017

AFL great Wayne Schwass will visit Nirranda in south-west Victoria on Thursday 22 June to speak about his mental health challenges. Schwass, who was recruited from South Warrnambool, battled depression during his 15-year, 282-game league career with North Melbourne and Sydney. Sc..

CO2CRC feature in energy special on ABC’s Q&A
CO2CRC feature in energy special on ABC’s Q&A 13-Jun-2017

CO2CRC staff attended the ABC's Q&A program on Monday 12 June 2017.  Dr Max Watson, Robert Hilkes, Fiona Koelmeyer and Justine Loe had front row seats at the program's special on Australia's energy future. CO2CRC posed two questions to the panel. Max asked "The International Energy A..

Visit us at APPEA
Visit us at APPEA 11-May-2017

Be sure to visit the CO2CRC stand at APPEA, on at Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre from 14-17 May.  You'll find us near Industry Display A and Catering Station 1, where you see the CO2CRC logo below. Come and talk to us about our latest research, aimed at reducing long-term monitoring ..

Guests view CO2CRC’s latest $45m research project
Guests view CO2CRC’s latest $45m research project 04-May-2017

During April CO2CRC welcomed more than 30 guests to its Otway Research Facility.  The visitors, from the University of Melbourne, Advisian, the Global CCS Institute, Southern Rural Water, Environment Protection Agency, Earth Resources Regulation and the Department of Industry, Innovation and Scien..

Success at GHGT-13
Success at GHGT-13 13-Dec-2016

Several CO2CRC staff have recently returned from the 13th Conference on Greenhouse Gas Control Technologies (GHGT), held in Switzerland from 14 to 18 November 2016. The event was very successful for CO2CRC, with the highlight being a Networking Reception hosted by CO2CRC in association with UKCC..