Carbon Capture Publications

This page provides links to Carbon Capture Program related documents and reference materials.

industrial-use-cct-cover.pngMarket Pull Commercialization for Industrial Uses of Carbon Capture Technologies Sponsored by the National Energy Technology Laboratory
August 2017

Supporting the introduction of a technology into commercial use can greatly accelerate learning-by-doing, driving down costs and reducing operational risk for future commercial applications. Read More!

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August 2017

To ready CO2 capture technologies for widespread deployment, the DOE FE/NETL Carbon Capture Program is developing technologies that have the potential to provide step-change reductions in both cost and energy penalties. Read More!


Success Story: National Carbon Capture Center (NCCC)
October 2016

Internationally recognized for excellence, the NCCC has established the United States as a global leader for testing of pre- and post-combustion carbon capture technologies as evidenced by the extensive use of the facility by international technology vendors. Read More!

Carbon Capture Technology Project Review Meeting Proceedings

Capture-Proceedings-cvr.pngThe Carbon Capture Program hosts an annual project review meeting that brings together the Carbon Capture research and development community, developers, academia, industry, and government stakeholders and provides a forum for Carbon Capture Program participants to present and discuss their recent accomplishments. The most recent proceedings and the proceedings of past review meetings may be found at Carbon Capture Technology Project Review Proceedings.

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DOE/NETL Carbon Capture Program: Carbon Dioxide Capture Handbook
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This Handbook focuses on advanced solvent, sorbent, and membrane technologies for CO2 capture, as well as advanced CO2 compression technologies. The significant advances that have been made with CO2 capture and compression technologies are summarized with regard to thermodynamic, cost, and process characteristics. In addition, recommendations are provided regarding future carbon capture and compression R&D.

DOE/NETL Carbon Capture Program R&D Compendium of Carbon Capture Technology
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This Technology Compendium provides a technical summary of DOE/NETL’s Carbon Capture program, assembling CO2 capture technology R&D descriptions in a single document. The R&D efforts include the development of advanced solvents, sorbents, and membranes for both post- and pre-combustion systems, as well as advanced CO2 compression technologies and R&D collaborations.

Carbon Capture Technology Program
2016 Project Portfolio

The Carbon Capture Technology Project Portfolio provides an overview of the Carbon Capture Program, including a description of key technology areas, information on projects, location map, and contact information for personnel supporting the Carbon Capture Program.

Capture-progplan-cvr.pngCarbon Capture Technology Program Plan
January 2013

The Carbon Capture Technology Program Plan describes the Carbon Capture R&D efforts.

DOE/NETL Advanced CO2 Capture R&D Program: Technology Updatehandbook-cover-2013.jpg
May 2013

This comprehensive handbook provides an update on DOE/NETL R&D efforts on advanced CO2 capture technologies for coal-based power systems. Prepared by the Carbon Capture R&D Program, the report tracks the progress of DOE/NETL CO2 capture related technology developments.