Australia spends on carbon capture and storage

Research into carbon capture and storage Down Under is getting a A$56.6million (£33.2m) boost from the Australian Government. The cash is being dished out under the Clean Energy Future package which is also responsible for Australia’s carbon pricing mechanism. The Cooperative Research Centre for Greenhouse Gas Technologies (CO2CRC) is carrying out major trials of CCS […]

Scientists say they can slash carbon capture costs

Australian researchers say they can cut the costs of expensive carbon capture by at least $20 (£13). Carbon capture and storage technologies help prevent the release of carbon emissions into the atmosphere. The Cooperative Research Centre for Greenhouse Gas Technologies (CO2CRC) claims its new UNO MK3 system which uses potassium carbonate, a solvent similar to […]