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Chevron concedes CCS failures at Gorgon, seeks deal with WA regulators | RenewEconomy

Chevron seeks deal with WA regulators after conceding its Gorgon carbon capture and storage project is falling well short of targets. — Read on reneweconomy.com.au/chevron-concedes-ccs-failures-at-gorgon-seeks-deal-with-wa-regulators/ So how much more taxpayers $ does LNP want to waste on obsession with CCS?

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Europe’s Carbon Capture pipeline: 40+ projects. But where’s the policy support and market creation? – Energy Post

Europe’s Carbon Capture pipeline: 40+ projects. But where’s the policy support and market creation? – Energy Post — Read on energypost.eu/europes-carbon-capture-pipeline-40-projects-but-wheres-the-policy-support-and-market-creation/ if Australia thinks CBA(carbon border adjust) is unfair tariff on our steel imports to other countries, here’s discussion about … Continue reading

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Sand clogs up Australia’s only operating carbon capture project | RenewEconomy

Sand clogs up Australia’s only operating carbon capture project | RenewEconomy — Read on http://www.google.com.au/amp/s/reneweconomy.com.au/sand-clogs-up-australias-only-operating-carbon-capture-project/amp/ LNP chaps so proud, claiming this is the biggest CCS project in the world. In other references, Chevron only offered to show off this technology … Continue reading

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NextEra CEO says net-zero targets are ‘disingenuous’

…we’ll get to net-zero as long as the technology works for carbon capture,” Robo said during S&P Global Sustainable 1’s’ Accelerating the Transition to Sustainability virtual conference on May 26. “But the reality is that carbon capture technology doesn’t work … Continue reading

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How does carbon capture and storage work?

In part three of our Future Power series, we unpack carbon capture and storage. What are the hopes for it? And why is it so devilishly hard to pull off? — Read on http://www.smh.com.au/national/what-is-carbon-capture-and-storage-and-does-it-work-20210122-p56w5z.html biggest fairy tale…Some advocates see this … Continue reading

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Carbon’s capture is not of emissions but the political status quo

Green buildings and sustainable cities – news and views — Read on http://www.thefifthestate.com.au/energy-lead/local-government-energy-lead/carbons-capture-is-not-of-emissions-but-the-political-status-quo/

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Abandon hype about bio-energy with CCS

…require massive deployment of Biomass Energy with Carbon Capture and Storage (BECCS)…growing biomass which is used to generate power and geologically sequestering the carbon dioxide produced. While the constituent steps of this process have been demonstrated, there are but a few, … Continue reading

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The Road to Two Degrees, Part One: Feasible Emissions Pathways, Burying our Carbon, and Bioenergy

Here’s the graphic from an item at Skeptical Science which does the numbers on the size of problem we face, even if CCS(carbon capture and storage) Can be delivered at all. We all know that carbon to landfill is a menace but, … Continue reading

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Clean coal suffers another setback as yet more CCS projects fold

Project in question, a 582 MW lignite-fired integrated gasification combined cycle (IGCC) plant under construction in Kemper County, Mississippi. Compared to the $2.2 billion originally estimated in 2004, total costs for the nation’s only large-scale integrated carbon capture and sequestration … Continue reading

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