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Worldwide Events

Mar
15
Thu
2018
all-day 6th Conference on Carbon Dioxide... @ Maternushaus
6th Conference on Carbon Dioxide... @ Maternushaus
Mar 15 – Mar 16 all-day
6th Conference on Carbon Dioxide as Feedstock for Fuels, Chemistry and Polymers @ Maternushaus | Cologne | North Rhine-Westphalia | Germany
The  nova-Institute is organizing the 6thConference on Carbon Dioxide as Feedstock for Fuels, Chemistry and Polymers. The conference is aimed at providing international major players from the field of sustainable fuels, chemicals and polymers from[...]
May
16
Wed
2018
all-day CO2 Reuse Summit @ Zurich
CO2 Reuse Summit @ Zurich
May 16 – May 17 all-day
CO2 Reuse Summit @ Zurich
The CO2 Reuse Summit, taking place on 16-17 May 2018 in Zurich, will bring together major stakeholders from the industry to highlight latest developments related to carbon utilization. The programme will address challenges and opportunities when it[...]
Aug
27
Mon
2018
all-day The 16th International Conferenc... @ Rio de Janeiro
The 16th International Conferenc... @ Rio de Janeiro
Aug 27 – Aug 30 all-day
The 16th International Conference on Carbon Dioxide Utilization @ Rio de Janeiro | Brazil
In 2018, the 16th International Conference on Carbon Dioxide Utilization travels to Brazil. The overall theme is”Sustainability through CO2 Utilization” and there are six associated topics: Thermal and Catalytic Conversion of CO2 into Fuels and Chemicals; CO2 Conversion by[...]

Posts in category Carbon Capture

Carbon8 Systems secures Queen’s Award

Carbon8 Systems, the Kent-based world leader in the permanent capture of carbon dioxide using industrial waste and contaminated soils, has received the Queen’s Award for Enterprise: Innovation 2017. The company, formed in 2006 and a spin-out from the University of Greenwich, has successfully put its patented Accelerated Carbonisation Technolo [...]

Response to the UK £1bn CCS competit...

The UK Government has announced it is axing its GBP1 billion competition to develop “carbon capture and storage” technology on power stations. In an announcement to the London Stock Exchange on 25th Nov 2015, the Government said the GBP1 billion funding for the scheme – which aims to develop technology which can capture the [...]

New Funding for UK Carbon Capture and...

On 27 November 2014, DECC is making available additional funding for CCS research, development and innovation. This is part of DECC’s Energy Entrepreneurs Fund (EEF) Phase 4 Competition with £5M for projects in Financial Year 2015/16, with up to £2.5M prioritised for CCS and related projects. Read the announcement here and details of this f [...]

Applications invited for Lecturer/Sen...

Applications are invited for a Lectureship/Senior Lectureship/Readership, to be held in the Department of Chemical Engineering at Imperial College, London. The Department of Chemical Engineering at Imperial College London is consistently recognised as world-leading, heading the ranking list in the last three UK Research Assessment Exercises, [...]

Newcastle University Mineralisation w...

Dr Lidija Siller from Newcastle University recently presented her work on CO2 capture using  nickel nanoparticles at the Mineralisation Cluster meeting at the RSC in November 2012. The work has now been reported on the BBC news website see: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-21320666

Making money from mineralisation of C...

Michael Priestnall, CEO of Cambridge Carbon Capture Ltd and Industry Chair of CO2Chem’s Mineralisation Cluster, has authored an article in the Carbon Capture Journal explaining what mineral carbonation is, how industry is beginning to make money out of it and why policy makers should pay attention. Read the article here Carbon Capture Journal [...]

SPIRE Roadmap

A.SPIRE aisbl is an international non-profit association formed to represent the private sector as a partner in the Sustainable Process Industry through Resource and Energy Efficiency (SPIRE) Public-Private Partnership (PPP) to be launched as part of the Horizon2020 framework programme. This new association represents more than 50 industrial [...]

The USA is adding “Utilization” to Ca...

The USA Energy Department is leveraging its cutting-edge research to show that not only can CCS technology help industry make fossil energy use cleaner, safer and more sustainable, it also shows promise as a method to extract more, hard-to-access and presently untapped fossil energy resources.  The Energy Department is strategically focusing [...]

TSB Carbon Abatement Technologies Com...

Technology Strategy Board’s £4.5m Competition for Carbon Abatement Technologies is now open The competition is addressing innovative solutions for the reduction of CO2 from large single point emitters, such as power stations and process industries. There are 2 strands to the competition: Strand 1  (£4m allocated) for Collaborative R& [...]

Carbon Capture and Utilisation in the...

The Centre for Low Carbon Futures has today released a report providing the first comprehensive technical and economic assessment of carbon capture and utilisation (CCU) as a viable but poorly understood option for reducing carbon emissions. The report is a collaboration between CO2Chem, a UK research council project aimed at developing a UK [...]