News Energy General
October 6, 2020  

Carbon capture project would be largest in world: officials

Energy secretary calls it a game changer for fossil-fuel generation in the US and around the world.

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July 14, 2020  

Shell’s Quest carbon capture project hits milestone of five million tonnes

Quest opened in 2015 and cost about $1.35 billion, backed with $745 million from the Alberta government and $120 million from Ottawa.

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July 25, 2019  

UBC research on capturing carbon from mining secures federal funding

NRC has awarded $2 million for testing of techniques at the Gahcho Kue diamond mine in the Northwest Territories.

News Manufacturing General Sustainability
May 8, 2019  

SaskPower carbon capture facility to fall short of annual target: CEO

Annual goal is 800,000 tonnes of carbon dioxide; captured 626,000 last year.

News Energy General
October 24, 2018  

Efforts to suck carbon from air must be ramped up: US report

A new US report says to plant more trees and manage forests better, conserve soils, and capture carbon.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas Business Operations General Sustainability
January 9, 2017  

Nine Canadian teams among semi-finalists in Carbon XPrize competition

$20 million prize is funded by the industry group Canada’s Oil Sands Innovation Alliance and US company NRG.

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December 21, 2016  

Energy Dept. offers $2B loan to carbon storage project

Plant will use petroleum coke to make methanol.

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November 1, 2016  

SaskPower CO2 capture plant hits 800,000 tonnes in one year

Facility has eliminated emissions equal to taking 200,000 cars off the road in the last 12 months.

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October 22, 2016  

Quest for a million: Shell’s CCS reaches a milestone

The $1.35 billion CO2 capture and storage project transforms carbon emissions into near-liquid that’s pumped into porous rock formations.

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October 13, 2016  

Clinton’s climate plan a better approach, Trudeau should take note: Wall

Presidential candidate’s plan supports carbon capture, but does not include a carbon tax.

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September 14, 2016  

Shell says Quest project has captured a million tonnes of CO2

Project captures about a third of the emissions from Shell’s Scotford Upgrader in Alberta.

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August 26, 2016  

Ont. Minister not concerned about low demand in cap and trade auction

Only 35% of the available carbon pollution credits were sold in California and Quebec’s latest joint auction.

News Forestry Manufacturing General Sustainability
August 11, 2016  

Captured CO2 to supply Quebec greenhouse project

CO2 Solutions technology will deliver carbon dioxide from a pulp mill to grow vegetables.

News Energy Manufacturing General Sustainability
July 27, 2016  

Global innovators vie for $20M carbon capture prizes

Cooking oil, graphene among prize entry ideas aimed at power plants.

News Energy Government Manufacturing General Sustainability
July 7, 2016  

Natural Resources minister says carbon capture important Canada

Jim Carr tours SaskPower’s Boundary Dam 3 project in Estevan, Sask.