News & Opinion: CCS

Is India ready to fully fund carbon capture technology?

Is India ready to fully fund carbon capture technology?

Sep 20th 2017

Following a news report that India is ready to fully fund carbon capture and storage (CCS) projects, WCA Policy Manager, Liam McHugh, has been looking at what this means for India and the general...

WCA launches video series

Jul 24th 2017

WCA launches video series

The World Coal Association (WCA) has published a series of videos discussing major issues surrounding coal that considers the role low emission coal plays in energy security and economic development...

The Future of CCS in Norway

Jun 9th 2017

The Future of CCS in Norway

First published in Cornerstone, Volume 4, Issue 3 By Camilla Bergsli, Communication Adviser, Gassnova SF, Norway The Norwegian government seeks to realize at least one full-scale...

The Role of CCS in a Well-Below 2°C World

Apr 19th 2017

The Role of CCS in a Well-Below 2°C World

First published in Cornerstone, Volume 4, Issue 4 By Kamel Ben Naceur, Director, Sustainability, Technology and Outlooks Directorate, International Energy Agency Samantha...

WCA CEO statement as Sec. Perry visits Petra Nova CCS project

Apr 13th 2017

WCA CEO statement as Sec. Perry visits Petra Nova CCS project

"It's encouraging to see Secretary Perry visiting the Petra Nova facility. The Petra Nova CCS project is a huge step for a low emissions future and we hope it will lead to further support and...

Development of Coal Gasification Technology in China

Apr 12th 2017

Development of Coal Gasification Technology in China

First published in Cornerstone, Volume 4, Issue  By Wang Fuchen, Professor, Associate Dean, School of Resources and Environmental Engineering, East China University of...

Beyond HELE: Why CCS Is Imperative Now

Apr 6th 2017

Beyond HELE: Why CCS Is Imperative Now

First published in Cornerstone, Volume 4, Issue 4 By Brad Page, CEO, Global CCS Institute It is now clear that the outcome of the Paris climate talks was a game changer, delivering a...

Net-Zero Emissions: New Climate Target and New Chance for Coal

Net-Zero Emissions: New Climate Target and New Chance for Coal

Mar 15th 2017

First published in Cornerstone, Volume 4, Issue 3 By Jon Gibbins, Director, UK CCS Research Centre,  Professor of Power Plant Engineering, University of Sheffield Hannah Chalmers...

The Need for Increased Momentum for CCS

Mar 7th 2017

The Need for Increased Momentum for CCS

First published in Cornerstone, Volume 4, Issue 3 By Andrew Purvis General Manager Europe, Middle East, and Africa, Global CCS Institute Ingvild Ombudstvedt Senior Advisor Policy and...