Key Messages from CO2GeoNet Open Forum

This Year the CO2GeoNet held its annual Open Forum at San Servolo Island, Venice. The theme of the 13th CO2GeoNet Open Forum was "Growing CCS for a sustainable future - Linking local actions for a global solution". 

The title underlines the urgency to implement full-scale CO2 Capture, Use and Storage (CCUS) projects accross the world, and emphasises the existing diverse CCUS opportunities that will enable tailored solutions for individual regions, local communities and industrial entities. 

The following key messages extracted from the CO2GeoNet Open Forum presentation and panel discussions, were voiced by the forum particiapants which included researchers, regulators and decisions makers, industrial stakeholders and CCS project operators, journalists and reseachers.