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Norwegian leaders called to parliamentary hearing on Mongstad debacle

The CO2 Capture and Storage (CCS) Test Centre at Mongstad in Norway (TC Mongstad) was intended to eventually become a full-scale CCS demonstration site. Since the announcement in the autumn of 2013 that these plans would be scrapped, project initiators and managers have faced fierce criticism. Although the new Norwegian government has confirmed that TC Mongstad […]

Climate change

European Parliament’s 2030 committee report endorses CCS

On January 9th 2014 the European Parliament’s joint committee meeting of the Industry Research and Energy (ITRE) and Environment, Public Health and Food Safety (ENVI) committees passed a draft report on the EU’s 2030 framework for climate and energy policies. A compromise amendment acknowledging the centrality of CO2 Capture and Storage (CCS) was included. The […]