The ABC's Hack radio show on Triple J has produced a 'What you need to know - Renewables v Coal'. The article examines the Australian Power Generation Technology Report by CO2CRC and provides the facts and figures around three of the main arguments you hear in the debate on renewables v coal. ..
Monday 6 February 2017 CO2CRC welcomes the Prime Minister’s strong position on the need for secure, reliable, clean energy. CO2CRC’S Chief Executive, Ms Tania Constable said, “Australia must play to our strengths. We need an energy system that is clean, reliable and available 24/7 at a rea..
At an address to the Canberra Press Club, yesterday, Prime Minister, Malcolm Turnbull, said that Australia should be able to achieve energy that is affordable, reliable and secure and that meets our global emissions reduction commitments. “Security, affordability and emissions reduction - that'..
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..
Introduction CO2CRC Ltd is seeking Expressions of Interest from government, industry and research organisations to join the CO2CRC-led Otway Stage 3 Project. CO2CRC Ltd has advanced the development of Carbon Capture and Storage as one of the solutions for CO2 emission reductions to both the in..
On Saturday 5 November CO2CRC held an open day at its Otway Research Facility, located in Nirranda South, Victoria. Over 50 visitors took the opportunity to view one of world’s best carbon capture and storage research sites, despite the less than ideal weather. Guided tours of the site, incl..
Monday 7 November 2016 An X-ray microscopy laboratory at The Australian National University (ANU) was officially opened on Monday following a $5 million upgrade to help store carbon dioxide underground. Minister for Education and Training Simon Birmingham said the CTLab at ANU would be an import..
On Monday 7 November CO2CRC officially opened a new carbon storage research laboratory at the Australian National University (ANU). The Minister for Education and Training, Senator the Hon. Simon Birmingham unveiled the plaque and declared "What we see here is innovative research being unde..
There was a great deal of activity at the CO2CRC Otway Research Facility on 10 and 11 October 2016, when an experimental capture platform was delivered. The $1M piece of equipment, which was manufactured to exacting specifications in Melbourne, was lowered by crane onto a strengthened concrete..