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News

DECC has today announced additional funding available for CCS research, development and innovation. As part of DECC’s Energy Entrepreneurs Fund (EEF) Phase 4 Competition, with £5M for projects in Financial Year 2015/16, up to £2.5M will be prioritised for CCS and related projects. Read further details of this funding opportunity...
PN 25/12 Issue Date: Tuesday 3 April, 2012 New £13M UK Centre for CCS research to be established The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) and the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) today announced a £13 million investment to establish a UK Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS)...
The UK Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) today announced the award of a Front End Engineering Design (FEED) study for the Peterhead Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) project on a natural gas power plant in Aberdeenshire, Scotland. This news comes just two months after the FEED study contract...

Blog post

Rachel Kilgallon is a final year PhD student at the University of Edinburgh investigating the role of chemical and geochemical tracers for CO 2 transport and storage. As part of the ECR meeting fund , she attended the Strathclyde Biannual Meeting , 8-9 September 2015. The first day of the...
This blog was provided by Andrea de Santis whose attendance at the UKCCSRC Cardiff Biannual was supported by the Early Career Researchers Meeting Fund . In his presentation Matthew gave an update on the Government’s CCS policy , with a focus on the Scoping Document which was published by DECC...
This blog was written by Maria Elena Diego de Paz who is a post doc at the University of Sheffield and received funding to attend the Manchester Biannual Meeting from the UKCCSRC ECR Meeting Fund The second day of the UKCCSRC Biannual meeting opened with a talk given by Will...