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Carbon Capture and Geo-Eng Tech Not ready: Scientists
Environment
Wednesday February 11 2015

Carbon Capture and Geo-Eng Tech Not ready: Scientists

Attempts to curb climate change by capturing carbon underground or geo-engineering to help the Earth better reflect incoming sunlight are nowhere near ready for use, a...

“Slurry” Makes Carbon Capture Cheap and Efficient
Environment
Thursday October 30 2014

“Slurry” Makes Carbon Capture Cheap and Efficient

Carbon capture may appear at first blush to be a brute panacea for curing global climate change, entailing nothing more complex than taking the carbon dioxide...

Canada Launches $1.4B Carbon Capture Initiative
Environment
Wednesday October 15 2014

Canada Launches $1.4B Carbon Capture Initiative

One of the world's biggest carbon capture projects is being launched at a coal-fired power plant in the Canadian province of Saskatchewan.

Lawsuit Jeopardises Biggest US Carbon Capture Initiative
Environment
Wednesday September 24 2014

Lawsuit Jeopardises Biggest US Carbon Capture Initiative

A US$1.65 billion carbon capture project in the US in under threat from a lawsuit launched by one of America's oldest environmental groups.

World’s Biggest Carbon Capture Facility Hits Texas
Environment
Friday July 25 2014

World’s Biggest Carbon Capture Facility Hits Texas

The US Department of Energy has announced the start of construction work near Houston Texas on what is set to be the world's biggest post-combustion carbon...

Will Concrete Carbon Capture Revolutionise Green Building?
Environment
Wednesday May 21 2014

Will Concrete Carbon Capture Revolutionise Green Building?

Greater emphasis has been placed on Life Cycle Assessments in the latest version of LEED, providing a potential boost to carbon capture technologies.

US Pushes for Carbon Capture Despite Seismic Concerns
Environment
Wednesday November 20 2013

US Pushes for Carbon Capture Despite Seismic Concerns

The US Department of Energy has continued to push for the implementation of carbon capture measures in the energy sector despite emerging evidence linking sequestration technology...

US:Injecting Gas in Ground Tied to US Earthquakes
Environment
Tuesday November 5 2013

US:Injecting Gas in Ground Tied to US Earthquakes

A method of storing harmful greenhouse gases by injecting them below ground may have triggered a series of earthquakes in Texas, some larger than magnitude 3.

China and Britain Launch Joint Carbon Capture Initiative
Environment
Tuesday October 1 2013

China and Britain Launch Joint Carbon Capture Initiative

China and the United Kingdom have executed an agreement to launch an initiative which will bring together leading researchers in the field of carbon capture, utilisation...