‘Industrial decarbonisation’: 20 hydrogen and CCS projects make shortlist for public funding

Twenty carbon capture and storage (CCS) and low-carbon hydrogen production projects planned in industrial heartlands across England and North Wales have made the shortlist for public funding through the government’s industrial decarbonisation scheme, the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) announced today. Hydrogen production plants planned by BP, Equinor, and Kellas Midstream in … Read more

Econic Technologies raises £10.4m to help commercialise CO2conversion technology

UK-based ‘carbon-to-value’ technology company Econic Technologies has successfully raised £10.4m to support the development of its catalyst process that aims to slash greenhouse gas emissions by fueling stored CO2 to be used in the production of polymers. The second close of the company’s latest funding round – which was announced this week – was backed … Read more

‘Game changer’: LanzaTech transforms captured carbon into plastic

Carbon capture and recycling specialist LanzaTech claims to have found a way to produce plastic using carbon dioxide captured at steel mills or gasified waste biomass plants. The company announced yesterday that it had discovered a new way to make monoethylene glycol (MEG), which is a key building block for polyethylene terephthalate, everyday or PET … Read more