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UK Government sparks a hydrogen revolution

UK Government sparks a hydrogen revolution: The government has now published its much-awaited Hydrogen Strategy that is expected to deliver 9,000 jobs as well as open up £4 billion investment by 2030. Included in the strategy, a current public consultation has been started to investigate ways to reduce the cost of hydrogen production. A current…
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Capture carbon with your joystick!

Capture carbon with your joystick! : An educational video game that will concentrate on carbon capture and storage (CCS) is the new project that unified SSE Thermal & Abertay University. After a competition that requested students to present their ideas for an interactive video game built around CCS, a group of 4 students were awarded…
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Yorkshire upgrades to large scale hydrogen storage

Yorkshire upgrades to large scale hydrogen storage: SSE Thermal & Equinor have now revealed ideas to update their Aldbrough, Yorkshire gas storage site to a hydrogen storage facility. The partners have announced the plant, which is situated on the East Yorkshire coast, could begin operations as early as 2028. The facility is made up of…
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Scotland’s 1st big carbon capture & storage project

Scotland’s 1st big carbon capture & storage project: INEOS, a petrochemicals giant, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to work jointly with other significant companies to create what is portrayed as Scotland’s 1st carbon capture and storage (CCS) scheme. Associates for the alleged Acorn project incorporate Storegga, Shell & Harbour Energy. The establishment, that…
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Government to ban financing fossil fuel plans overseas

Government to ban financing fossil fuel plans overseas: The UK will halt financing overseas fossil fuel projects starting 31st March, succeeding a trailblazing North Sea Transition Deal settled between the government & the oil and gas sector. This new agreement will have policymakers & industry invest as much as £16b in renewables, hydrogen & carbon…
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£31m granted for safe carbon storage off Aberdeenshire

£31m granted for safe carbon storage off Aberdeenshire: An enterprising new project to supply safe carbon storage capacity off Aberdeenshire, in the North Sea, is being awarded over £31 million of UK Government funding. Situated in Peterhead, it will help the advancement of Scotland’s Net Zero Infrastructure project, to provide important onshore & offshore engineering…
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Drax to build bioenergy with CCS plants

Drax to build bioenergy with CCS plants: In 2024 Drax are planning to build their first two bioenergy with carbon capture and storage (BECCS) units. The technology is predicted to capture and store up to eight million tonnes of carbon dioxide a year and is claimed to be carbon negative. Before deploying this technology the…
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Wales launches plan to manage carbon-storing peatlands

Wales launches plan to manage carbon-storing peatlands: The Welsh Government has reported the launch of a new programme for the management & renewal of environmentally important peatlands in Wales, assisting the country’s response to the climate crisis. The National Peatlands Action Programme plans to guarantee the nationwide delivery of current peatland policies devised by the…
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Energy partners accelerate offshore CO2 transit & storage

Energy partners accelerate offshore CO2 transit & storage: Energy big leagues bp, Eni, Equinor, National Grid, Shell & Total have launched ‎a recent partnership to speed up the advancement of offshore carbon dioxide ‎transport and storage infrastructure in the UK North Sea. Operating the new infrastructure and serving two proposed projects – the Net Zero…
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CCC says end gas boilers within 15 years

CCC says end gas boilers within 15 years: Fossil-fuelled boilers could soon see a total phase-out by 2035 for UK households. The Committee on Climate Change (CCC) has published its latest progress report on efforts to cut emissions as we strive for net zero and this is its headline recommendation. Heat All new build homes…
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