An independent report looking at the role Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) could play in reducing carbon dioxide emissions in the UK has been released. Chairman of the Parliamentary Advisory Group on Carbon Capture and Storage, Lord Oxburgh, wrote to the Secretary of State for Business, Energy an..
Australian Energy Ministers are urged to keep their eye on the main goals - to provide safe, reliable and clean energy for Australia and export to the world. A diverse mix of energy technologies will be required to achieve these goals over the long term. As Ministers participating in the COAG En..
GHGT-13, the 13th conference on Greenhouse Gas Control Technologies (GHGT) will be held in Lausanne, Switzerland from 14 to 18 November 2016. As part of the event CO2CRC, and co-hosts UKCSSRC and Norway CCS (NCCS), will hold a reception for Academic Members, Associate Members, linked projects and ..
CO2CRC Chief Executive, Tania Constable, was interviewed for ABC News Radio on 26 July 2016. She talked about the experiments being undertaken at the Otway Research Facility, to confirm the safety and long-term viability of storing carbon dioxide deep underground. Read the full interview h..
On 20 July 2016, SaskPower captured their one millionth tonne of CO2 at the Boundary Dam Integrated Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) Project in Canada. CO2CRC’s Chief Scientist, John Kaldi, was present on the day. John was there as part of the IEAGHG International CCS Summer School which toured t..
Congratulations to Professor John Kaldi, CO2CRC’s Chief Scientist. The American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG) has announced John as the recipient of its AAPG House of Delegates Distinguished Service Award ‐ 2016. Read more about John, an accomplished explorer, educator and scient..
Australian and Canadian carbon capture and storage research leaders have quickly moved to establish a memorandum of understanding where internationally significant projects led by CO2CRC and the Petroleum Technology Research Centre (PTRC) will collaborate on a range of technologies to drive down the..
After four years in the planning, a major milestone in an experiment to inject, monitor and verify the movement of carbon dioxide (CO2) 1.5 kilometres below the ground has just been completed. CO2CRC and its Australian and international research partners have safely injected 15,000 tonnes of CO2 ..
Australia’s most in-depth study into the costs and performance of a range of electricity technologies confirms that carbon capture and storage (CSS) must be considered as a technology enabler and part of our emissions reduction strategy while Australia continues to utilise fossil fuels to 2030. ..