News: February 2016

Scottish and Canadian scientists strengthen links on climate protection through Carbon Capture and Storage research

Source: SCCS

The University of Edinburgh will today sign a significant collaboration with the University of Regina in Saskatchewan, Canada, paving the way for strategic international research into Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS), a technology that holds the potential to transform how global carbon emissions are reduced towards zero following the Paris climate talks (COP21).

Balancing the Carbon Cycle report

The Crown Estate published a report, 'Balancing the Carbon Cycle', on 15 February. The report provides an overview and introduction to Carbon Capture and Storage as well as discussing some of the important issues to be addressed for it to become part of the low carbon energy portfolio in the UK and across Europe.