News: November 2015

First International Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) Projects Forum

On November 16 and 17, a first International Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) Projects Forum brought together projects developers from Canada, China, EU and the US to exchange their experience in CCS project development and to share lesson learned.

Organised by the EU CCS Network in collaboration with the U.S. Department of Energy, the Forum focused on identifying best practices in project development, exchanging experience in complying in different regulatory environments and discussing effective financial supporting mechanisms.

SCCS Statement: Quest launch marks key milestone on path to low-carbon future

On Friday 6 November, as Shell launched Canada’s second commercial-scale carbon capture and storage (CCS) project, the Global CCS Institute’s (GCCSI) new report highlighted the vital role of the technology in “bridging the gap” between international commitments to tackling climate change and the tangible actions that could keep global warming to within 2°C.