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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...

Something for everyone at Otway National Research Facility Open Day
Something for everyone at Otway National Research Facility Open Day 23-Nov-2017

Close to 100 people attended CO2CRC's Otway National Research Facility open day on Saturday 18 November 2017.  In beautiful sunny conditions they learnt about the role the facility is playing in building a low emissions future for Australia and the world through carbon capture and storage (CCS..

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..