Carbon Capture News

Department of Energy Announces $30 Million for Transformational Carbon Capture Technologies
October 3, 2018
The U.S. Department of Energy and NETL are announcing up to $30 million in federal funding for cost-shared research and development (R&D) under the second closing of the Office of Fossil Energy’s (FE’s) Novel and Enabling Carbon Capture Transformational Technologies funding opportunity announcement.

2018 NETL CO2 Capture Technology Project Review Meeting
September 4, 2018
Proceedings are now available.

Energy Department Selects Additional Carbon Capture Projects to Receive $11.3M
July 10, 2018
The U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Fossil Energy and NETL have selected five additional projects to receive approximately $11.3 million in federal funding for cost-shared research and development.

Energy Department Invests $6.4M in Pre-Combustion Carbon Capture Projects
July 9, 2018
The U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Fossil Energy and NETL have selected five projects to receive approximately $6.4 million in federal funding for cost-shared research and development projects.

2018 CO2 Capture Technology Project Review Meeting Registration
July 9, 2018
The 2018 NETL CO2 Capture Technology Project Review Meeting will provide a public forum to present the results and future plans of research and development projects currently funded by the Department’s Office of Fossil Energy.

NETL Releases Carbon Capture Simulation Toolset as Open Source Software 
April 2, 2018
The Carbon Capture Simulation Initiative (CCSI), led by the Office of Fossil Energy’s (FE) National Energy Technology Laboratory (NETL), released the CCSI Toolset as open source software.

Process Systems Engineering Capabilities Continue to Grow at NETL
March 19, 2018
The need for improvement drives innovation, and the work of NETL’s Process Systems Engineering (PSE) Research team is a significant example of how that adage meets reality. The team is keenly focused on optimizing today’s fossil-fuel-based power plants while planning for tomorrow’s complex energy markets - efforts that could usher in new jobs and lower the cost of electricity. NETL has already received international attention for its development and use of advanced PSE models and computational tools to support decision-making and analysis, and those capabilities continue to grow.

2018 CO2 Capture Technology Project Review Meeting
March 19, 2018
Mark your calendars for the 2018 CO2 Capture Technology Project Review Meeting!
(Featuring CO2 capture and utilization, and oxy-combustion and chemical looping technologies)

U.S. Department of Energy Announces $7M Funding Opportunity for Transformational Pre-Combustion Carbon Capture Technologies
March 7, 2018
The U.S. Department of Energy's Office of Fossil Energy (FE) and NETL have announced up to $7 million in federal funding for cost-shared research and development projects under the funding opportunity announcement (FOA) DE-FOA-0001830, Transformational Pre-combustion Carbon Capture Technologies. Projects selected under this FOA will support FE’s Carbon Capture Program by advancing carbon dioxide–capture and –separation systems to help meet overall fossil energy performance goals.

Department of Energy Invests $17.6 Million in Technologies Capable of Reducing CO2 Capture Cost and Energy Penalties
February 23, 2018
NETL has selected six projects to receive $17.6 million in federal funding under the Office of Fossil Energy’s Novel and Enabling Carbon Capture Transformational Technologies funding opportunity announcement. The projects will address the cost and operational challenges associated with CO2-capture technologies that are commercially available for industry.

Energy Department Invests $44M in Advanced Carbon Capture Technologies Projects
February 20, 2018
The U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Fossil Energy and NETL have selected seven projects to receive approximately $44 million in federal funding for cost-shared research and development through funding opportunity announcement DE-FOA-0001791, Design and Testing of Advanced Carbon Capture Technologies.

Department of Energy to Invest $6.5 Million for Large-Scale Pilot Fossil Fuel Projects
February 16, 2018
The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Office of Fossil Energy (FE) and the National Energy Technology Laboratory (NETL) have selected nine projects to receive approximately $6.5 million in federal funding for Phase I of the Fossil Fuel Large-Scale Pilots funding opportunity announcement (FOA).

Patented Solvent Technology Offers Efficient Process for CO2 Capture
January 16, 2018
A patented technology from NETL inventors offers a cost-effective way for chemical plants, power plants, refineries and others to separate carbon dioxide (CO2), hydrogen sulfide (H2S) from hydrogen (H2), carbon monoxide, (CO), and nitrogen (N2), which will enable low-carbon electricity generation and efficient fuel processing, among other benefits.

New Technology Enables Competitive, Effective Carbon Capture
January 2, 2018
A new technology invented by NETL researchers is changing the game for carbon capture by offering an effective way to separate carbon dioxide (CO2) from flue gas.

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