Tag: CCS

Bracewell makes about turn on CCS and launches Capture Action Project

Bracewell makes about turn on CCS and launches Capture Action Project

May 31, 2022 |

In Washington, Energy Wire reports Bracewell launched the Capture Action Project last month to lobby for support of large-scale carbon capture projects while the government prepares to invest $8.2 billion in the growing sector. Previously the firm opposed CCS on behalf of its utility clients but has since made an about face on the issue […]

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University of Hohenheim says ethanol can be carbon negative with CCS

University of Hohenheim says ethanol can be carbon negative with CCS

April 21, 2022 |

In Germany, researchers at the University of Hohenheim in Stuttgart have determined significant reduction in greenhouse gases is feasible with a trick: A combination of bioethanol production from renewable resources with carbon capture and storage technologies. Depending on the calculation approach used, a reduction of more than 100 percent compared to the EU benchmark for […]

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Summit Carbon Solutions teams with Northern Plains Nitrogen on CCS

Summit Carbon Solutions teams with Northern Plains Nitrogen on CCS

January 10, 2022 |

In Iowa, Summit Carbon Solutions is pleased to announce a new partnership with Northern Plains Nitrogen (“NPN”) in its carbon capture and storage project, which is focused on decarbonizing the agriculture and biofuels industries.  NPN is developing a world-scale blue ammonia plant near Grand Forks, North Dakota, which will supply a range of low carbon […]

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All About CO2 in Energy Transition: The Digest’s 2021 Multi-Slide Guide to Carbon Capture and Sequestration

All About CO2 in Energy Transition: The Digest’s 2021 Multi-Slide Guide to Carbon Capture and Sequestration

December 19, 2021 |

With Net Zero Pledges, there are projects, projects everywhere to ensure the world meets its carbon reduction goals through new fuels & energy, or carbon capture & sequestration. Check out this slide guide from DigestConnect with Dave Collings, Senior Technical Advisory Consultant at 1898 & Co. and explore the technologies, policies, geographies, options, and pathways […]

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Shell announces pyrolysis oil upgrader in Singapore and hints at CCS

Shell announces pyrolysis oil upgrader in Singapore and hints at CCS

November 23, 2021 |

In Singapore, Shell will build a new pyrolysis oil upgrader unit that improves the quality of pyrolysis oil, a liquid made from hard-to-recycle plastic waste that would have gone into a landfill, and turns it into chemical feedstock for its plant. Slated to start production in 2023, the unit at Shell’s manufacturing site on Pulau […]

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ExxonMobil to increase carbon capture at LaBarge, Wyoming facility

ExxonMobil to increase carbon capture at LaBarge, Wyoming facility

October 24, 2021 |

In Texas, ExxonMobil initiated the process for engineering, procurement and construction contracts as part of its plans to expand carbon capture and storage (CCS) at its LaBarge, Wyoming facility, which has already captured more CO2 than any other facility in the world. The expansion project will capture up to 1 million metric tons of CO2, […]

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Strategic Biofuels successfully completes CCS test well in Louisiana

Strategic Biofuels successfully completes CCS test well in Louisiana

August 11, 2021 |

In Louisiana, Strategic Biofuels LLC says its Carbon Capture and Sequestration (CCS) Test Well Program was successfully completed at the company’s Louisiana Green Fuels Project (LGF) in Caldwell Parish, Louisiana. LGF is the first renewable diesel fuel project to achieve this milestone. The goals of the test well program were to demonstrate that carbon dioxide […]

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Aemetis to supply 1.6 million metric tons annually of CO2 for CCS

Aemetis to supply 1.6 million metric tons annually of CO2 for CCS

June 24, 2021 |

In California, Aemetis, Inc. announced that it has opened negotiations for the supply of 1.6 million metric tons (MT) per year of CO2 for Carbon Capture and Sequestration (CCS) to be located at or near the two Aemetis renewable fuels plant sites in Central California near Modesto.  It is anticipated that the capacity of each […]

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Nebraska governor signs bill allowing CCS at ethanol plants

Nebraska governor signs bill allowing CCS at ethanol plants

June 8, 2021 |

In Nebraska, Brownfield Ag News reports Governor Pete Ricketts has signed into law a bill that will help ethanol producers lower the carbon intensity of their fuels even further by sequestering carbon in the ground. With a legal and regulatory framework to sequester carbon in a geological structure to be put in place thanks to […]

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Growth Energy wants IRS to offer tax credits on CCS

Growth Energy wants IRS to offer tax credits on CCS

August 3, 2020 |

In Washington, Growth Energy CEO Emily Skor submitted written comments on the Internal Revenue Service’s (IRS) proposed regulations under section 45Q, a performance-based tax credit for carbon capture projects. In her letter, Skor called on the agency to offer credit for carbon dioxide captured for food and beverage purposes, which would promote investment in new […]

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