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CCS through CarbonCure

Carbon capture and storage (CCS) is the fairly recently developed process of pulling carbon dioxide (CO2) out of the air for recycling or storage. Since the Paris climate talks, the planet has been set on moving towards specific emissions targets and CCS has been seen as a major way of transitioning to a low-emissions future. 268 more words

Climate Change

A Primer on Carbon Capture and Storage

The founder and chairman of Lawrence Energy Group LLC, David Lawrence spent the majority of his career as an executive with Shell Upstream Americas in Houston and Royal Dutch/Shell in London and The Hague. 192 more words

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Fracking Week in Parliament: 10-14 July 2017

In this week’s Fracking Week in Parliament: Labour MPs question the Energy Minister on fracking policy, regulation and staffing. Plus parliamentary questions and speeches on fracking impacts, the Conservative manifesto and opposition to shale gas. 1,116 more words

Fracking

Carbon Capture and Storage - the future for emission mitigation?

It has been a busy few months at University with exams and deadlines, including my third-year (BSc) independent research project, hence my lack of blogging. This latest post will discuss this project, which explored the use of Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV) habitat mapping as an approach for detecting change in the North Sea benthos, in relation to carbon capture and storage. 1,057 more words

June 18, 1991 - Coronation Hill cabinet debate leads to uranium mining ban

On this day in 1991, at the end of a long and fractious Cabinet meeting, PRime Minister Bob Hawke used his personal authority to ban uranium mining in the Kakadu National Park ( th… 275 more words

Australia

Trump could have had his coal cake and eaten it (well, sort of...)

In the week that US President Trump decided to withdraw from the Paris climate agreement, which commits nations to significantly curb carbon emissions in order to avoid catastrophic climate change, Science magazine reports on a startup that runs on carbon dioxide without emitting it…. 1,012 more words

Science

Mighty CCS projects from little Acorns grow

The ground-breaking Acorn Carbon Capture and Storage Project is set to move forwards after being awarded funding from the EU funding round ‘Accelerating CCS Technologies… 449 more words

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