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Open day at CO2CRC Otway National Research Facility
Open day at CO2CRC Otway National Research Facility 07-Nov-2018

Saturday 17 November 2018 from 10.30am – 3pm Tour our facility and learn how carbon dioxide can be safely stored geologically to reduce emissions from industry and power generation. There'll be: Guided tours on the hour from 11am Free barista-made coffee A free gourmet barbeque lunch..

Carbon Capture and Storage Moves to Centre Stage
Carbon Capture and Storage Moves to Centre Stage 30-Oct-2018

Unrealistic expectations about the feasibility of a 100% renewables future carry the risk of skewing public debate and could lead to a massive and costly misallocation of time and resources, according to Mr David Byers, CEO of Australia’s leading CCS research organisation, CO2CRC Limited, and co-C..

CCS – A vital energy game changer
CCS – A vital energy game changer 30-Oct-2018

The reason why massive investment in carbon capture and geological storage (CCS) is vital to achieving deep cuts in emissions of carbon dioxide has been emphasised this week by the release of the 2018 IPCC Special Report on projected impacts of global warming of 1.5° C above pre-industrial levels. ..

Carbon capture and storage a cost-effective option for Australia to reduce emissions and meet Paris targets
Carbon capture and storage a cost-effective option for Australia to reduce emissions and meet Paris targets 01-Oct-2018

Australia can cost effectively reduce its CO₂ emissions and get closer to its Paris climate change commitments by including carbon capture and storage in its mitigation strategy, according to organisers of the premier international technical conference on carbon capture and storage (CCS) to be hel..

Mr David Byers appointed CO2CRC Chief Executive
Mr David Byers appointed CO2CRC Chief Executive 19-Jun-2018

Statement from Martin Ferguson, Chair CO2CRC CO2CRC Chairman and former federal Minister for Resources and Energy, Martin Ferguson AM, is pleased to announce the appointment of David Byers as the CO2CRC’s new Chief Executive, effective 23 July 2018. David has extensive experience in the reso..

CO2CRC provides evidence to senate committee in support of expanding funding to CCS
CO2CRC provides evidence to senate committee in support of expanding funding to CCS 30-Apr-2018

In both its written submission and evidence provided to the Senate Environment and Communications Legislation Committee into the Clean Energy Finance Corporation Amendment (Carbon Capture and Storage) Bill, CO2CRC provided strong financial, scientific and environmental reasoning why the exclusion on..

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-..

Pulp fiction: What do cucumbers and pulp have in common?
Pulp fiction: What do cucumbers and pulp have in common? 15-Dec-2017

In Quebec, Canada you can find the answer: Carbon Capture and Utilization. Three companies are working together to reduce CO2 emissions and increase crop yields. The Resolute Forest Projects mill, which produces a diverse range of products, including pulp, wood products, tissue paper, news print ..

CO2CRC’s Otway Stage 3 Project recognised by CSLF
CO2CRC’s Otway Stage 3 Project recognised by CSLF 11-Dec-2017

At the recent Ministerial Meeting of the Carbon Sequestration Leadership Forum (CSLF) in Abu Dhabi, CO2CRC's Otway Stage 3 Project was formally recognised by the CSLF. The Otway Stage 3 CO2 Storage Management and Subsurface M&V Project is the third CO2CRC project to be recognised by the CSLF...