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CO2CRC gives green light to Otway Stage 3 Project to develop low-cost, low environmental footprint CO2 storage monitoring technologies for Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS)
CO2CRC gives green light to Otway Stage 3 Project to develop low-cost, low environmental footprint CO2 storage monitoring technologies for Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) 27-May-2019

CO2CRC announced today that it has made a final investment decision to proceed with its $45 million Otway Stage 3 Monitoring and Verification Project at the Otway National Research Facility in south-west Victoria. The decision follows the successful finalisation of all project-related technical and ..

CCUS: third time lucky for UK?
CCUS: third time lucky for UK? 13-May-2019

UK experts and policymakers agree that carbon capture usage and storage (CCUS) will be necessary to meet the UK’s existing climate change targets at least cost, and that the country could not credibly adopt a ‘net zero’ target, in line with the aspirations of the Paris Agreement, without the t..

Cutting edge greenhouse gas monitoring technology comes to Gippsland
Cutting edge greenhouse gas monitoring technology comes to Gippsland 09-May-2019

Statement from David Byers, Chief Executive Officer, CO2CRC Cutting-edge scientific instrumentation will be deployed in Gippsland this week as part of a new approach to achieving pinpoint accuracy in measuring greenhouse gas emissions (primarily carbon dioxide) in the region. The deployment of..

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!  ..

CO2CRC to investigate greenhouse gas emissions reduction in steel manufacturing
CO2CRC to investigate greenhouse gas emissions reduction in steel manufacturing 21-Mar-2019

CO2CRC has been awarded funding to conduct important research into reducing greenhouse gas emissions in steel production. The year-long study has been made possible by a grant from the NSW Department of Planning and Environment (Coal Innovation NSW Fund). The project will explore pathways for red..

Well construction complete as part of research to improve knowledge of stored carbon dioxide behaviour
Well construction complete as part of research to improve knowledge of stored carbon dioxide behaviour 12-Mar-2019

Statement from David Byers, Chief Executive Officer, CO2CRC Well construction and logging has been successfully completed as part of a new carbon capture and storage (CCS) project at CO2CRC’s Otway Research Facility at Nirranda South in Victoria. This is a key milestone in the new Predictio..

Global CCS Institute releases key messages
Global CCS Institute releases key messages 18-Feb-2019

The Global CCS Institute has released key messages which answer common questions, dispel myths and provide facts about CCS.  Find them here. ..

Improving our knowledge of stored carbon dioxide behaviour
Improving our knowledge of stored carbon dioxide behaviour 12-Feb-2019

Statement from David Byers, Chief Executive Officer, CO2CRC An important milestone was reached last Friday with the beginning of drilling, coring and wireline logging operations on a new carbon capture and storage (CCS) project at CO2CRC’s Otway Research Facility at Nirranda South in Victoria. ..