£2.8m for UK research into capturing carbon

Funding worth £2.8 million has been awarded for research into technology that support the UK’s efforts to reduce CO2 emissions. Researchers at Scottish Carbon Capture & Storage (SCCS), who won the grant, will work with industry partners on developing flexible and cost-effective carbon capture technologies. One of the three projects will focus on a compact […]

North Sea CCS needs a carrot, a stick and a “strategic vision”

Governments around the North Sea need to “develop a shared CO2 storage infrastructure” if Europe is to meet is climate change targets and achieve a low carbon economy. That’s according to a report released by Scottish Carbon Capture Storage (SCCS) to coincide with a meeting of European Parliament’s Environment Committee in Brussels this week to […]