Norwegian scientist: ‘No way’ of reaching climate neutrality without hydrogen

By |november 5th, 2019|2050 climate strategy, carbon capture and storage, CCS, Gas package 2020, hydrogen, News|

Europe has to get serious about the hydrogen economy if it really wants to reach net-zero emissions as quickly as possible, says Nils Anders Røkke. This is why decarbonised natural gas, using carbon capture and storage (CCS), will be crucial to ramp up hydrogen production in the short term, he argues.

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Norway’s carbon storage project boosted by European industry

By |september 6th, 2019|carbon capture and storage, CCS, Equinor, Miguel Arias Cañete, News, Norway|

A Norwegian project aimed at storing millions of tonnes of carbon emissions underneath the North Sea received a shot in the arm on Thursday (5 September), when some of Europe’s biggest industrial players signed up to preliminary agreements.

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EU clarifies funding scope for CO2 capture technology

By |julij 10th, 2019|carbon capture and storage, CCS, News, oil and gas industry|

The European Commission has clarified how it intends to support carbon capture and storage (CCS), a key technology in the fight against global warming, which supporters say will enable deep emission cuts in heavy industries such as cement, steel and pe...

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A CCS wake-up call

By |februar 28th, 2019|BECCS, carbon capture and storage, carbon capture and utilisation, CCS, CCUS, News|

Reaching net-zero emissions means not only decarbonising the electricity system but the whole energy system. And Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) will be necessary to achieve that, writes Guloren Turan.

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CO2 removals ‘increasingly necessary’ to avoid climate disaster, scientists warn

By |februar 20th, 2019|BECCS, bioenergy, biomass, carbon capture and storage, CCS, negative emission technologies, News|

The failure to reverse growth in greenhouse gas emissions means the world is now increasingly dependent on unproven technologies to remove CO2 from the atmosphere in order to avert dangerous climate change, scientists warned on Tuesday (19 February).

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Carbon-capture ‘feasibility’ splits MEPs in 2050 planning

By |februar 6th, 2019|carbon capture and storage, CCS, direct air capture, Miguel Arias Cañete, News|

EU lawmakers are divided over how much the bloc’s climate planning should rely on carbon removal technologies, after a draft appraisal of the European Commission’s 2050 strategy questioned their “feasibility”.

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‘It’s complicated’: EU offers political backing but no funding for CCS

By |februar 6th, 2019|carbon capture and storage, CCS, News|

The European Commission has backed carbon capture and storage (CCS) as a one of the seven key technologies to enable deep decarbonisation of Europe’s economy by mid-century. But it’s still tangled in bureaucracy when it comes to funding.

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How will oil producing countries meet the challenge of climate change?

By |december 7th, 2018|carbon capture and storage, CCS, hydrogen, natural gas, News, oil and gas industry, OPEC, petroleum products|

As the United Nations COP24 gets underway in Poland, leading oil and gas players – countries and companies – are confronted with the challenge of mapping out their share of the new energy economy, writes Robin Mills.

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EU’s Canete warns gas pipelines risk becoming ‘stranded assets’

By |november 30th, 2018|carbon capture and storage, CCS, hydrogen, liquified natural gas, natural gas, News, power to gas, Renewable gas|

Miguel Arias Cañete, the EU commissioner for climate action and energy, had an unpleasant message for the gas industry when he presented the European Commission’s 2050 vision for a “climate neutral” economy earlier this week.

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Parliament’s climate resolution is misguided over CCS

By |oktober 24th, 2018|2050 climate strategy, carbon capture and storage, CCS, COP 24, Katowice, News|

A proposal to disregard CO2 capture and underground storage is doing the rounds in Strasbourg ahead of a Plenary vote on a COP24 Resolution on Thursday (25 October). The proposal is anti-science and anti-technology and must be rejected, writes Frederic...

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