07:00 EDT – 12:00 BST – 13:00 CET – 20:00 JST
The Tomakomai CCS Demonstration Project, a cornerstone of Japan’s efforts in CCS technology development, has reached an important milestone, achieving its target of 300 thousand tonnes of CO2 injected in November 2019. The Japanese Government has just released a Summary Report, outlining the project’s main results, lessons learned, and future issues. This webinar will provide an overview of the Summary Report and a preview of the outlook for CCUS in the context of Japan’s energy strategy.
Welcome and opening remarks – Brian Allison, CEM CCUS Initiative Co-Lead | Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, United Kingdom
Summary Report of Tomakomai CCS Demonstration Project – Yoshihiro Sawada, General Manager, and Jiro Tanaka, Associate General Manager | International Affairs Department, Japan CCS Co., Ltd.
Future Outlook and Strategy for CCUS in Japan – Deputy Director, Global Environmental Affairs Office | Industrial Science and Technology Policy and Environment Bureau, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI)
Q&A with the audience