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Air Capture Seminar

When:
October 16, 2012 @ 9:15 am – 6:00 pm
2012-10-16T09:15:00+01:00
2012-10-16T18:00:00+01:00
Where:
ImechE
Birdcage Walk
City of Westminster, SW1H
UK
Contact:
Taz Khatun

The purpose of this seminar is to:

  • Inform delegates why air capture may be an important weapon in our battle to mitigate CO2 emissions
  • Explore the products in which CO2 can be used
  • Advise on the competing technologies and processes
  • Discuss the issues of safety, cost and funding

The following areas will be covered:

  • Latest EU & UK Government policies on carbon mitigation and potential role of air capture
  • State funding and other sources of finance for research and project development
  • Priority research areas to enable a leap forward
  • Ongoing debate on costs of air capture
  • Update on the legal and regulatory framework
  • Ensuring safety of the air capture processes
  • Uses for the captured CO2 and market potential
  • Business development and investment opportunities
  • What other emitters may need from air capture
  • Initiatives worldwide and timescales to commercialisation
  • Update for the leading edge projects across the globe

Co-Sponsors

Environmental Sustainability KTN CO2Chem Society of Environmental Engineers