Research

July 07, 2023

Scientists develop 2D nanosheets for sustainable carbon capture

BY Singapore University of Technology and Design In his carbon capture research, Associate Professor Wu Ping of the Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD) turned to mica, a cheap and abundant clay mineral with diverse applications. READ MORE

July 07, 2023

Oregon State scientists find new method of carbon capture

BY Oregon State University Researchers in the Oregon State University College of Science have demonstrated the potential of an inexpensive nanomaterial to scrub carbon dioxide from industrial emissions. READ MORE

July 07, 2023

$1.3M to improve urea production and reduce CO2 emissions

BY Kate McAlpine, University of Michigan Rather than contributing to emissions, the production of an essential fertilizer could consume carbon dioxide, and a U-M team will explore such a method. READ MORE

June 21, 2023

New research set to increase carbon capture through cropping

BY NIAB A new research project aims to help UK farmers and growers target Net Zero and build farming resilience through diversifying their arable and forage cropping. It will also enable new revenue sources through a carbon marketplace. READ MORE

June 21, 2023

ExxonMobil invests $2M in LSU research initiatives

BY LSU Media Center LSU and ExxonMobil are collaboratively pursuing key priorities set forth in LSU’s Scholarship First Agenda, including by advancing energy security and sustainability initiatives, and to invest in local community workforce programs and athletics. READ MORE

May 25, 2023

New report finds CCS in California is viable

BY Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory LLNL and the Clean Air Task Force have released a new report "Sharing the Benefits: How the Economics of Carbon Capture and Storage Projects in California Can Serve Communities, the Economy, and the Climate,” that examines the costs of carbon dioxide READ MORE

May 12, 2023

Researchers create salts for cheap and efficient CO2 capture

BY King Abdullah University of Science and Technology A team of international researchers have developed a promising method for carbon capture and storage. The discovery introduces a new way of storing and transporting carbon dioxide as a solid. READ MORE

May 03, 2023

In Depth: Feeding and Powering the World

BY Energy and Environmental Research Center Carbon Capture, Utilization, and Storage: Securing North Dakota’s Energy Future READ MORE

May 02, 2023

Government of Alberta invests in CCS knowledge sharing hub

BY International CCS Knowledge Centre The world’s first open-source repository of knowledge and information about the development of CCUS projects will be established by the International CCS Knowledge Centre with foundational support from the Government of Alberta. READ MORE

April 13, 2023

MIT engineers devise technology that prevents fouling in capture

BY David L. Chandler, MIT News Office MIT researchers have come up with a technology that could substantially limit fouling, potentially allowing for a much more efficient and economical way of converting unwanted greenhouse gas into useful products. READ MORE

April 03, 2023

LG&E and KU, EPRI, University of Kentucky begin capture research

BY LG&E and KU Ground-breaking energy research that could lead to the first-of-its-kind deployment of carbon-capture technology at a natural gas combined-cycle power plant is now underway in Kentucky. READ MORE

March 23, 2023

Agenda Announced for the 2023 International Fuel Ethanol Workshop

BY Ethanol Producer Magazine Ethanol Producer Magazine announced this week the preliminary agenda for the 2023 International Fuel Ethanol Workshop & Expo (FEW) taking place June 12-14, 2023 at the CHI Health Center in Omaha, Nebraska. READ MORE

February 22, 2023

How to pull carbon dioxide out of seawater

BY David L. Chandler, MIT News Office Caption:Researchers have found an effective new method for removing carbon dioxide from the ocean. It could be implemented by ships that would process seawater as they travel, or at offshore drilling platforms or aquaculture fish farms. READ MORE

February 22, 2023

Ancient biochar method revamped for modern challenges

BY June Breneman NRRI demonstration project transforms wildfire fuel into carbon-sequestering, soil-enhancing biocarbon material READ MORE

February 15, 2023

SWCM Partners with Cornell on Sequestration in Montana Project

BY Stillwater Critical Minerals Stillwater Critical Minerals is pleased to announce it has partnered with Cornell University under the MINER program, funded by the U.S. DOE via the Advanced Research Projects Agency program. READ MORE

February 15, 2023

CCEP Ventures invests in new partnerships to upcycle CO₂

BY CCEP Ventures Universities in Spain and the Netherlands will receive investment from CCEPV to accelerate their research into carbon capture and turning harmful CO₂ emissions into useful products for the supply chain READ MORE

February 08, 2023

Carbon TerraVault Announces California DAC Hub Consortium

BY California Resources Corporation Carbon TerraVault Holdings, LLC has assembled a consortium of organizations across industry, technology, academia, national labs, community, government, and labor to pursue DOE funding to create the California DAC Hub. READ MORE

February 01, 2023

LedaFlow Technologies Forms a CCS Research Consortium

BY LedaFlow Technologies LedaFlow Technologies has formed a research consortium with energy companies ConocoPhillips, TotalEnergies, Equinor, and ExxonMobil Technology & Engineering, as well as sub-suppliers Kongsberg Digital, SINTEF Industry, and SINTEF Energy Research. READ MORE

January 25, 2023

LSU First to Offer CCUS Concentration

BY Louisiana State University The concentration consists of courses in the fundamentals of CCUS, underground geological storage, natural gas engineering, and geology or geophysics, among others. READ MORE

January 09, 2023

Speaker Presentation Ideas Now Accepted for 2023 FEW

BY Ethanol Producer Magazine The call for speaker presentation ideas is now open for the 2023 International Fuel Ethanol Workshop & Expo (FEW). The three-day event will take place June 12-14, 2023 in Omaha, Nebraska. READ MORE

December 19, 2022

Nickel Creek Platinum announces results on Wellgreen Deposit

BY Nickel Creek Platinum Nickel Creek Platinum Corp. announced further results from work being conducted on behalf of the CarbMinLab, University of British Columbia. This ongoing work indicates significant uptake of CO2 from a composite sample in bench-top testing. READ MORE

December 07, 2022

GCMD issues IFP to study offloading of shipboard captured CO2

BY Global Centre for Maritime Decarbonisation The Global Centre for Maritime Decarbonisation is issuing an Invitation-for-Proposal to evaluate the safety, technical and operational requirements for offloading shipboard captured CO2 during port calls. READ MORE

October 27, 2022

SPOTLIGHT: Battelle: Proven Carbon Storage Expertise

BY Danielle PiekarskiAs a multi-faceted not-for-profit organization, Battelle tackles every element of a CO2 storage project while also channeling profits back into science and technology development. READ MORE

October 27, 2022

In Depth: There’s a NEU Path to Carbon Neutral Concrete

BY Drew Burns In a significant step to help meet carbon reduction goals, the American Concrete Institute (ACI) has established a uniquely positioned center, NEU: An ACI Center of Excellence for Carbon Neutral Concrete. READ MORE

October 27, 2022

In Depth: Capturing CO2 Emissions with Plastic Waste

BY Paul E. Savas, Wala A. Algozeeb, Ph.D., and Professor James M. Tour Rice University has developed a solution to reducing CO2 emissions while also alleviating the plastic waste burden using a simple modification to chemical recycling. READ MORE

October 27, 2022

Opinion: A Revolutionary Year for CCUS

BY Danielle PiekarskiIssue 2 of Carbon Capture Magazine highlights some of the newest advancements in technology and research, as well as one of the most profound policy enhancements in industry history. READ MORE

October 06, 2022

New EU project aims to increase knowledge of CCUS

BY CCUS Zen CCUS ZEN (Zero Emission Network) aims to contribute to reducing CO2 emissions from industrial clusters and hubs in Europe by building networks and sharing knowledge and experience of CCUS. READ MORE

September 14, 2022

Cement and Construction Industries gather for net zero solutions

BY Industry Link CarbonZero: Alternative Fuels and Raw Materials Global Conference and Exhibition 2022 partners with ZERO - Association for the Sustainability of the Earth System, for a program focused on the decarbonization of the cement and concrete industry. READ MORE

August 31, 2022

US DOE invests over $6M in research decarbonization projects

BY U.S. Department of Energy The U.S. DOE FECM announced $6.4 million in funding for 18 projects to conduct early-stage research and development of decarbonization technologies and environmental remediation. READ MORE

August 30, 2022

DOE invests $31M to advance CCS for industrial sectors

BY U.S. Department of Energy The U.S. DOE FECM announced more than $31 million in funding for 10 projects to develop carbon capture technologies capable of capturing at least 95 percent of CO2 emissions generated from industrial applications. READ MORE