Network Conference 2018- Delivering the New CCS Agenda

Join us for the UKCCSRC Network Conference Delivering the New CCS Agenda on 26th and 27th March. 

Registration is now closed. For queries please email [email protected]



 Time Programmed Activity
26 March
10:00 - 12:00 UKCCSRC Core Research Team Meetings (closed session)
12:30 - 13:30 Registration and Lunch (open to all)
13:30 - 13:45 Welcome
13:45 - 14:30

CCS and the Political Process

Keynote: Chris Davies: A View from Brussels 

14:30 - 15:15

Government Updates

Government’s new approach to CCUS: Will Lochhead, BEIS

Powering Past Coal Alliance: Emma Owens, BEIS

15:15 - 15:45 Break
15:45 - 17:00

Deployment and Project Updates

Caledonia Clean Energy Project – Delivering CCS at Grangemouth: Stephen Kerr, Caledonian Clean Energy Project

Liverpool-Manchester Hydrogen Cluster: David Hanstock, Progressive Energy

OGCI’s Clean Gas Project: Jonathan Briggs, CCS Stakeholder Manager, OGCI

Committee for Climate Change: An Assessment of the Clean Growth Strategy: Mike Hemsley, Senior Power Analyst, Committee for Climate Change

17:00 - 18:30 Poster Session and Networking Drinks Reception
18:30 - 19:00 Walk to Dinner Venue: Clare College
19:00 - 23:00

Networking Dinner

Dinner speaker: Professor John Miles, ARUP/RAEng Res Chair Transitional Energy Strategies, University of Cambridge

27 March 
8:30 - 9:00 Refreshments
9:00 - 10:30

Parallel Sessions

Capture Panel - Room MR2

A process systems approach to targeting membrane properties for post-combustion capture, Rahul Anantharaman, Sintef Energy Research

CO2 capture in radio frequency heated system, Javier Fernandez Garcia, University of Leeds

Carbon capture with low-temperature amines. Reducing costs by using waste heat and standard containers. Pieter Verberne, CarbonOrO

Storage Panel - Room MR4

Planting an Acorn to support the Clean Growth Strategy, Alan James, Pale Blu Dot

Fluid migration in North Sea overburden - preliminary concepts and cruise results STEMM-CCS and CHIMNEY, Jon Bull, University of Southampton

CO2-Enhanced Oil Recovery : carbon accounting for storage, Jamie Stewart, University of Edinburgh


Systems Panel - Room MR5

What is the value of CCS? Niall Mac Dowell, Imperial College London

UK Costs for a Range of CCS Technologies, Suzie Ferguson, Wood

Red Vector Australia Study, Andy Boston, Red Vector

10:30 - 11:00 Break
11: 00 - 12:45

International Panel

Chair: Brian Allison, BEIS

Tomakomai CCS Demonstration Project: Jiro Tanaka, Japan CCS

CCUS Developments in the Netherlands: Jan Hopman, CATO

Update from the US: Howard Herzog, MIT

12:45 - 13:00 Close
13:00 - 14:00 Lunch




Event date: 
Monday, March 26, 2018 12:00 pm to Tuesday, March 27, 2018 2:30 pm
Venue address: 
University of Cambridge
Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Wilberforce Road
United Kingdom
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