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    CCUS can both reduce and remove carbon emissions from atmosphere


    After years of slow progress, technologies to capture carbon emissions and store or reuse them are gaining momentum – a trend that will need to accelerate significantly for the world to achieve its energy and climate goals, according to a new report released by the IEA today.

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    Government of Alberta invests in CCUS


    As part of its Technology Innovation and Emissions Reduction (TIER) fund, the Alberta Government is investing in carbon capture, utilisation and storage (CCUS) technologies.

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    Californian carbon capture technology backed by Mitsubishi


    Mitsubishi Corporation has expressed its support for Blue Planet, a Californian company working to develop and commercialise a scalable solution for CO2 mitigation that is both economically and technically sustainable.

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    Drax awards services contract to Worley


    UK-based energy firm Drax has awarded engineering services company Worley a services contract for the first two carbon capture units at its power station in North Yorkshire, UK.

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    NAU researchers study major shifts in carbon storage


    Two researchers from North Arizona University have been awarded $1.3m to push forward projects that are working to predict carbon storage by plants and soil in critical regions of the globe, and how that storage is being altered by changing climate patterns.

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    HeidelbergCement CCS project proposed to Norwegian Parliament


    The Norwegian Government has proposed to the Norwegian Parliament the launch of a carbon capture project at HeidelbergCement’s Norcem cement plant in Brevik, Norway.

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    Report recommends deployment of carbon removal technologies


    Greater investment in technology that removes existing carbon dioxide from the air and oceans is critical to reducing global warming, says new research released during Climate Week NYC 2020.

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    ExxonMobil and Global Thermostat extend agreement


    ExxonMobil has extended its agreement with Global Thermostat to determine the feasibility and potential scalability of the company’s direct air capture (DAC) technology.

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    Evonik and Siemens commission chemical production pilot


    Evonik and Siemens Energy have today commissioned a pilot plant in Marl, Germany, which uses carbon dioxide and water to produce chemicals.

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    Industry welcomes Australia’s CCS commitments


    Last week the Australian Government announced a $50m investment in carbon capture and storage (CCS) projects to help dramatically cut the country’s greenhouse gas emissions.

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    CO2 shortages continue, regional variations


    Carbon dioxide shortages are still being experienced in the US despite recent improvements in the production of ethanol.

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    Amazon invests in CarbonCure Technologies


    Canadian cleantech company CarbonCure Technologies has announced an investment by leading technology and property developers, representing a commitment to tackling the carbon footprint of concrete.

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    Porthos CCUS project progresses


    International energy consultancy Xodus Group has delivered a review into tariffs for the Porthos carbon capture, utilisation and storage (CCUS) project, located in the Netherlands.

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    CEMEX and Carbon Clean form CCS partnership


    Through its Corporate Venture Capital Unit CEMEX Ventures, CEMEX, S.A.B. de C.V., has signed an agreement with carbon capture and technology specialist Carbon Clean to develop a carbon capture solution for the cement industry.

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    Colorado-based CCS project gets $1.5m financial boost


    The LH CO2MENT Colorado Project, a commercial-scale carbon capture project, has received $1.5m in federal funding from the US Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) National Energy Technology Laboratory.

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    Kiewit to develop industrial-scale carbon capture projects


    Kiewit Engineering Group has been selected to provide engineering, procurement and construction services for two Department of Energy (DOE) funded carbon capture projects one located in Colorado and the other in California.

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    Researchers develop method of converting CO2 into ethylene


    A research team from Caltech and the UCLA Samueli School of Engineering has demonstrated a promising way to convert carbon dioxide into ethylene – a chemical used to produce plastics, solvents, cosmetics and other globally manufactured products.

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    PBDE and Carbon Engineering partner on UK-based DAC project


    A new partnership between Pale Blue Dot Energy (PBDE) and Carbon Engineering is working to deploy direct air capture (DAC) technology in the UK, marking the first partnership between a DAC technology company and UK development partner.

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    Shopify to purchase Carbon Engineering DAC technology


    Carbon Engineering and Shopify have announced a commitment for carbon dioxide (CO2) to be permanently removed from the atmosphere on the behalf of Shopify using Carbon Engineering’s direct air capture (DAC) technology.

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    Oxford Performance Materials joins carbon capture project


    Materials science company Oxford Performance Materials (OPM) has entered into a cooperative research and development agreement with ORNL UT-Battelle, Volunteer Aerospace, and RTI International to improve the energy efficiency of two-phase exchange industrial chemical processes, with a focus on carbon capture systems.