Congress’ Despair Over Climate Change Makes Carbon Capture More Likely
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Congress’ Despair Over Climate Change Makes Carbon Capture More Likely
2022-07-27 21:44:55
by Tom Ramstack

WASHINGTON — The desperation wrought this summer by record heat and drought across parts of the United States were obvious during a Senate hearing Wednesday on how to capture and reuse greenhouse gases. Only a few years ago, carbon capture... Read More

Firm to Lease 18,000 Acres in Louisiana for Carbon Sequestration
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Firm to Lease 18,000 Acres in Louisiana for Carbon Sequestration
2022-07-25 19:30:17
by Dan McCue

PLANO, Texas — Denbury Inc., an independent energy company active along the Gulf Coast and in the Rocky Mountain region, has signed a lease for roughly 18,000 acres near Donaldsonville, Louisiana, for use as a carbon sequestration site. The site... Read More

ExxonMobil, Shell to Pursue Carbon Capture and Storage Hub in China
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ExxonMobil, Shell to Pursue Carbon Capture and Storage Hub in China
2022-07-04 16:48:57
by Dan McCue

IRVING, Texas — ExxonMobil and Shell are partnering with two Chinese entities — the China National Offshore Oil Corporation and Guangdong Provincial Development and Reform Commission — to evaluate the potential for a world-scale carbon capture and storage project in... Read More

Chevron Launches Carbon Capture/Storage Project in San Joaquin Valley
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Chevron Launches Carbon Capture/Storage Project in San Joaquin Valley
2022-06-05 18:42:48
by Dan McCue

HOUSTON — Chevron U.S.A. Inc. has launched a carbon capture and storage project it says will greatly reduce the harmful carbon emissions from its operations in the San Joaquin Valley of California. The project, part of the company’s expanding effort... Read More

Oil and Gas Titans Embracing Carbon Capture
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Oil and Gas Titans Embracing Carbon Capture
2022-05-20 20:20:48
by Dan McCue

HOUSTON — Two titans of the Texas oil industry are teaming up on a carbon capture and transportation project they believe could be the cornerstone of a future low-carbon economy in the heart of oil and gas country. The partners... Read More

GAO Presses Lawmakers to Improve DOE Carbon Capture Projects
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GAO Presses Lawmakers to Improve DOE Carbon Capture Projects
2021-12-29 21:07:01
by Reece Nations

WASHINGTON — The Government Accountability Office is pressing lawmakers to institute legislation that would improve oversight and accountability of the Department of Energy’s carbon capture and storage demonstration project expenditures. GAO conducted a study of DOE’s investment of $1.1 billion... Read More

Carbon Capture Credit Grabs Bipartisan Support
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Carbon Capture Credit Grabs Bipartisan Support
2021-08-03 15:05:23
by Reece Nations

WASHINGTON -- Sens. Michael Crapo, R-Idaho, and Sheldon Whitehouse, D-R.I., proposed legislation on Thursday that would grant tax credits to energy companies innovating carbon capture or energy storage tech. The legislation, entitled the “Energy Sector Innovation Credit Act of 2021,”... Read More

Carbon Capture, Storage Garners Strong Bipartisan Support on Capitol Hill
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Carbon Capture, Storage Garners Strong Bipartisan Support on Capitol Hill
2021-06-14 15:23:28
by Dan McCue

As technology goes, it hasn’t reached the level of maturity of other methods to address climate change -- like wind- or solar-energy -- but carbon capture and storage has certainly caught the attention of lawmakers on Capitol Hill. Among the... Read More

Venture Global Launches Carbon Capture and Sequestration Project
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Venture Global Launches Carbon Capture and Sequestration Project
2021-06-01 17:27:32
by Dan McCue

ARLINGTON, Va. - Venture Global LNG unveiled plans last week to capture and sequester carbon at two of its liquid natural gas facilities in Louisiana. Having concluded a comprehensive engineering and geotechnical analysis at the sites in Calcasieu Pass and... Read More

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