2 responses to “Carbon capture and storage:
A necessary climate mitigation tool”

  1. carthur

    Here’s a great article reviewing initiatives to put CCS into practice in the USA, Europe and beyond:
    CO2 Capture and Storage Gains a Growing Foothold

  2. carthur

    Germany leads ‘clean coal’ pilot
    By Roger Harrabin, Environment analyst, BBC News, 8 September 2008
    Big questions still hang over CCS technology overall

    Beneath the gargantuan grey boiler towers of Schwarze Pumpe power station which pierce the skies of northern Germany, a Lilliputian puzzle of metal boxes and shining canisters is about to mark a moment of industrial history.

    This mini power plant is a pilot project for carbon capture and storage (CCS) – the first coal-fired plant in the world ready to capture and store its own CO2 emissions.

    http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/science/nature/7603694.stm