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May 25, 2022

An ocean first: Underwater drone tracks CO2 in Gulf of Alaska

BY Mark Thiesen, Associated Press A crew with the University of Alaska Fairbanks released a glider designed to dive 3,281 feet and roam remote parts of the ocean which collected an enormous amount of data to study ocean acidification. READ MORE

May 25, 2022

Monolith Materials and KeyState Annouced New Plans at Conference

BY Tesla Nanocoatings Inc Monolith Materials and KeyState both made announcements on major upcoming developments at last month’s Appalachian Hydrogen & Carbon Capture Conference. READ MORE

May 25, 2022

Alphabet, Microsoft and Salesforce Launch $500M CO2 Capture Group

BY Peter Judge Alphabet, Microsoft, and Salesforce have joined a carbon dioxide removal program led by First Movers, a technology coalition aiming to decarbonize industry and transport. READ MORE

May 25, 2022

DOE Grants $2.1M to Solidia Technologies to Develop CCUS Tech

BY Solidia The U.S. Department of Energy is providing $2.1 million in funding to Solidia Technologies to develop and test methods for carbonating Solidia Cement, broadening applications of Solidia’s low-carbon manufacturing technologies for building materials. READ MORE

May 24, 2022

Project Tundra Receives $100 Million Loan from North Dakota

BY Project Tundra Minnkota Power Cooperative received approval of a $100 million loan to help advance its Project Tundra carbon capture initiative at the Milton R. Young Station. READ MORE

May 24, 2022

Chevron Announces Closing of Bayou Bend CCS Project Expansion

BY Chevron Chevron U.S.A. Inc., Talos Energy Inc., and Carbonvert, Inc. announced today the execution of definitive documentation and closing of the expanded joint venture to develop the Bayou Bend CCS offshore carbon capture and sequestration (“CCS”) hub. READ MORE

May 24, 2022

HeidelbergCement Sets New Standards for Sustainability Targets

BY HeidelbergCement HeidelbergCement is accelerating its transformation towards a sustainable future. At this year’s Capital Markets Day, HeidelbergCement presented new medium-term sustainability and financial targets under the motto “Concrete Promises”. READ MORE

May 24, 2022

TotalEnergies Launches CO2 Capture Project at Cameron LNG

BY TotalEnergies TotalEnergies has signed an agreement with Sempra Infrastructure, Mitsui & Co., Ltd. and Mitsubishi Corporation for the development of the Hackberry Carbon Sequestration project at Cameron LNG. READ MORE

May 24, 2022

Carbon Capture and Storage Project in California Takes Root

BY Chevron Chevron has filed for a conditional use permit with Kern County with the goal to implement carbon capture, utilization and storage technologies at its facility located there. READ MORE

May 24, 2022

NetZero Recognized for its Innovative Carbon Removal Solutions

BY NetZero A few weeks after being rewarded by Elon Musk and the XPRIZE Foundation, it is now Bertrand Piccard and the Solar Impulse Foundation who validate the model of NetZero, a French start-up specialising in long-term carbon removal from the atmosphere. READ MORE

May 24, 2022

Minnesota PUC Confirms Authority of CO2 Pipelines

BY Minnesota Public Utilities Commission The Minnesota Public Utilities Commission unanimously voted they have existing authority to permit the siting of CO2 pipelines. This decision addresses the growing regional demand to capture CO2 from ethanol plants and transport via pipeline. READ MORE

May 24, 2022

SAP and EcoVadis Expand Partnership

BY EcoVadis At the SAP Sapphire Event, a trio of announcements were made highlighting SAP and Ecovadis' expanding partnership. READ MORE

May 24, 2022

Reanalyzing Seaweed Ecosystems’ Role as Carbon Sinks

BY Clare WatsonLush beds of seaweed sustain coastal food webs, cycle essential nutrients, clarify water, foster fisheries, and shelter sea life. But in recent years, it is seaweed’s ability to soak up carbon dioxide and reduce emissions that has nabbed headlines. READ MORE

May 19, 2022

Low-Cost Battery-Like Device Absorbs CO2 Emissions While Charging

BY Israel Temprano and Grace Mapstone, University of Cambridge Researchers have developed a low-cost device that can selectively capture carbon dioxide gas while it charges. Then, when it discharges, the CO2 can be released in a controlled way and collected to be reused or disposed of responsibly. READ MORE

May 19, 2022

Humber Refinery Advances Carbon-Capture Project

BY Bernardo Fallas, Phillips 66 Corporate Communications The Phillips 66 Humber Refinery in the UK is on track to become the first refinery in the world to reduce its carbon dioxide emissions using a technology pioneered by Shell Catalysts & Technologies. READ MORE

May 19, 2022

Chevron Launches CCS Project in San Joaquin Valley

BY Chevron Chevron U.S.A. Inc., through its Chevron New Energies division, announced it is launching a CCS project aimed at reducing the carbon intensity of its operations in San Joaquin Valley, California. READ MORE

May 18, 2022

Skor, Becker, Rastetter to Headline 2022 FEW in Minneapolis

BY BBI International Growth Energy's Emily Skor, Green Plains' Todd Becker and Summit Agricultural Group's Bruce Rastetter will deliver keynote addresses at the 2022 International Fuel Ethanol Workshop & Expo (FEW) taking place, June 13-15, 2022, in Minneapolis. READ MORE

May 18, 2022

Tallgrass to Capture and Sequester CO2 Emissions from ADM Complex

BY Tallgrass Tallgrass announced it has entered into an agreement with ADM that would pave the way for Tallgrass to capture CO2 from ADM’s corn-processing complex in Columbus, Neb., and transport it to Tallgrass’ Eastern Wyoming Sequestration Hub to be stored. READ MORE

May 18, 2022

Cory & Northern Lights Announce International Carbon Partnership

BY Cory Cory and Northern Lights have announced a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to collaborate on the realisation of a major carbon capture and storage (CCS) project between the UK and Norway. READ MORE

May 17, 2022

bp & Linde Plan Major CCS Project Across Texas Gulf Coast

BY bp bp and Linde announced plans to advance a major CCS project in Texas that will enable low carbon hydrogen production at Linde’s existing facilities. The development will also support the storage of CO2 captured from other industrial facilities. READ MORE

May 17, 2022

Storegga Completes Third Round Funding Toward Carbon Reduction

BY Storegga Storegga, the UK’s leading independent decarbonisation developer, has announced the closing of its third round of funding. Storegga champions and delivers carbon capture and storage, hydrogen and direct air capture projects internationally. READ MORE

May 17, 2022

EPS and Value Maritime Announce Agreement for CO2 Capture Systems

BY Eastern Pacific Shipping Eastern Pacific Shipping and Value Maritime team up to install the first carbon capture solution onboard a pair of tankers. The Singapore-based tonnage provider will retrofit two MR tankers with carbon capture systems. READ MORE

May 17, 2022

Duke Energy Files Proposed Carolinas Carbon Plan

BY Duke Energy After months of stakeholder input, Duke Energy filed its proposed Carolinas Carbon Plan with the North Carolina Utilities Commission (NCUC) – a clean energy plan that balances affordability and reliability for customers. READ MORE

May 17, 2022

Boral Paves the Way to Lower Emissions with $30 Million Grant

BY Boral In partnership with leading technology group Calix Limited, Boral has announced it will explore the feasibility of developing a carbon capture plant in the Southern Highlands after being awarded a $30m grant from the Commonwealth. READ MORE

May 16, 2022

Using Bacteria to Accelerate CO2 Capture in Oceans

BY Julie Chao, Berkeley Lab A scientist at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) has proposed a scheme for direct ocean capture. Removing CO2 from the oceans will enable them to continue to do their job of absorbing excess CO2 from the atmosphere. READ MORE

May 16, 2022

Carbon Chemistry Lab of the Future Receives Millions to Develop

BY University of Liverpool The University’s Materials Innovation Factory has been awarded £1.3 million funding from Research England to develop the Low Carbon Chemistry Lab of the Future to make its research more environmentally sustainable and help address the net zero target READ MORE

May 16, 2022

Research Converts CO2 to Formic Acid Using an Iron-Based Compound

BY Tokyo Institute of Technology Photoreduction of CO2 into transportable fuel like formic acid is a great way of dealing with CO2's rising levels in the atmosphere. To aid in this mission, a research team from Tokyo Tech developed a catalyst that can convert CO2 into formic acid. READ MORE

May 16, 2022

Saint-Gobain Achieves First Zero-Carbon Production of Flat Glass

BY Saint-Gobain Saint-Gobain has become the first player in the world to achieve zero carbon production of flat glass. This was achieved last week by using 100% recycled glass and 100% green energy, produced from biogas and decarbonized electricity. READ MORE

May 16, 2022

Peterhead Capture Project to Contribute Millions to Economy

BY SSE Thermal A planned new low-carbon power station at SSE Thermal’s Peterhead site in Aberdeenshire could generate significant benefits to the Scottish and UK economies over its lifetime. READ MORE

May 16, 2022

Chevron Collaborates to Reduce Maritime Emissions

BY Chevron Chevron is joining the Global Centre for Maritime Decarbonisation (GCMD), a nonprofit organization working to eliminate greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in the maritime industry. READ MORE

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