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This publication describes Total’s Lacq CCS pilot demonstration project. The pilot project entailed the conversion of an existing air-fired boiler to a 30 MWth oxy-combustion boiler that produced a flue gas with a high CO 2 content. The project’s aim was ...
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Engineering and project delivery Carbon capture, use and storage (CCUS)
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The Global CCS Institute explains that CCS- carbon capture and storage- is a suite of technologies that prevents carbon dioxide emissions from entering the atmosphere. What is CCS? Carbon capture, use and storage (CCUS) Organisation:  Global CCS Institute ...
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Carbon capture, use and storage (CCUS)
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The Institute has developed an analytical framework to derive a composite indicator that compares levels of national policy support to drive domestic action on CCS. This 2015 update of the CCS Policy Indicator includes some important developments that hav ...
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Economics Carbon capture, use and storage (CCUS) Policy, law and regulation Domestic policy Carbon markets
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The Global CCS Institute has recently released analysis of low emissions technologies compared on the basis of emissions reduction potential and levelised cost of electricity (LCOE). Coal with carbon capture and storage (CCS) falls in the mid-range of LCO ...
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Economics Carbon capture, use and storage (CCUS)
Lawrence Irlam
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Carbon capture and storage (CCS) is the only available technology for eliminating emissions from many current industrial processes. The Teesside Collective is a group of industrial operators in the Tees Valley region of North East England who have come to ...
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Engineering and project delivery Economics Carbon capture, use and storage (CCUS)
Andrew Purvis
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Several important events are taking place in the months ahead of the international climate change negotiations at the 21st Conference of the Parties (COP21) in Paris in December. In separate events world leaders have demonstrated their support for a clima ...
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Energy efficiency Economics Carbon capture, use and storage (CCUS) Policy, law and regulation Carbon markets
Silvia Vaghi

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