The laboratory associated with the CO2 Technology Centre Mongstad gathers a vast volume of data from more than 4000 measuring points and tests about 100 manual samples each day.http://www.gassnova.no/en/Lists/Teaser/DispForm.aspx?ID=9The laboratory associated with the CO2 Technology Centre Mongstad gathers a vast volume of data from more than 4000 measuring points and tests about 100 manual samples each day.
According to the IEA, without capture and storage of CO2, 2/3 of known fossil energy reserves must remain in the ground if we are to achieve the 2-degree target.http://www.gassnova.no/en/Lists/Teaser/DispForm.aspx?ID=15According to the IEA, without capture and storage of CO2, 2/3 of known fossil energy reserves must remain in the ground if we are to achieve the 2-degree target.
The world’s first full-scale project for capturing CO2 from an operating coal-fired power plant started up at Boundary Dam in Canada in 2014.http://www.gassnova.no/en/Lists/Teaser/DispForm.aspx?ID=16The world’s first full-scale project for capturing CO2 from an operating coal-fired power plant started up at Boundary Dam in Canada in 2014.
Plans are in place for two full-scale CCS projects to start up in the power sector – in Kemper County, Mississippi in 2015 and at Petra Nova in Texas in 2016.http://www.gassnova.no/en/Lists/Teaser/DispForm.aspx?ID=17Plans are in place for two full-scale CCS projects to start up in the power sector – in Kemper County, Mississippi in 2015 and at Petra Nova in Texas in 2016.
80% of the world’s energy production is currently based on fossil fuels.http://www.gassnova.no/en/Lists/Teaser/DispForm.aspx?ID=380% of the world’s energy production is currently based on fossil fuels.
CCS is considered the third most important climate measure, after energy conservation and renewable energy.http://www.gassnova.no/en/Lists/Teaser/DispForm.aspx?ID=4CCS is considered the third most important climate measure, after energy conservation and renewable energy.
Without capture and storage of CO2, it is estimated that investments in the energy sector will increase by 40 per cent towards 2050.http://www.gassnova.no/en/Lists/Teaser/DispForm.aspx?ID=5Without capture and storage of CO2, it is estimated that investments in the energy sector will increase by 40 per cent towards 2050.
Without capture and storage of CO2, two-thirds of known fossil energy reserves must remain in the ground in order to achieve the two-degree goal.http://www.gassnova.no/en/Lists/Teaser/DispForm.aspx?ID=6Without capture and storage of CO2, two-thirds of known fossil energy reserves must remain in the ground in order to achieve the two-degree goal.
The Government and Storting have the goal of establishing a full-scale CCS plant by 2020.http://www.gassnova.no/en/Lists/Teaser/DispForm.aspx?ID=7The Government and Storting have the goal of establishing a full-scale CCS plant by 2020.
The Technology Centre at Mongstad (TCM) is unique in a global context and is the only test centre in the world to test industrial-scale carbon capture from gas power plants.http://www.gassnova.no/en/Lists/Teaser/DispForm.aspx?ID=8The Technology Centre at Mongstad (TCM) is unique in a global context and is the only test centre in the world to test industrial-scale carbon capture from gas power plants.

 

 

Gassnova has been given a very tall order by the Norwegian society: http://www.gassnova.no/en/about-us, http://www.gassnova.no/en/about-usGassnova has been given a very tall order by the Norwegian society: Photo: Helge HansenWe must contribute to the solutions enabling CO2 to be captured and stored, so humanity does not render the planet uninhabitable for future generations.
Gassnova must facilitate broad-based technology development and maturation, http://www.gassnova.no/en/climit, http://www.gassnova.no/en/climitGassnova must facilitate broad-based technology development and maturation, Photo: Styrk Fjærtoft Trondsenand thus contribute to reducing costs and risks for capture and storage of CO2. Furthermore, Gassnova must follow-up the state’s CCS projects, safeguarding the authorities’ interests and functioning as an adviser.
Gassnova must contribute to finding solutions http://www.gassnova.no/en/ccs-projects, http://www.gassnova.no/en/ProjectsGassnova must contribute to finding solutions Photo: Styrk Fjærtoft Trondsenthat facilitate application and use of technologies for capture and storage of CO2, and thus making CCS an effective climate measure.

 

 

Oslo waste company aims for carbon capture projecthttp://www.gassnova.no/en/Pages/Oslo-waste-company-aims-for-carbon-capture-project.aspxOslo waste company aims for carbon capture project2015-11-04T11:57:45Z- Good cooperation with TCM via Gassnova is crucial for us to succeed, says Pål Mikkelsen, managing director of Oslo's Waste-to-Energy Agency (EGE), aiming for CO2 capture from a big waste incineration plant in Oslo.
Feasibility studies of full-scale CCShttp://www.gassnova.no/en/Pages/Feasibility-studies-of-full-scale-CCS.aspxFeasibility studies of full-scale CCS2015-11-02T08:23:17ZGassnova and its partners are initiating feasibility studies – thus taking the next step in the work to achieve full-scale CCS projects in Norway.
Trude Sundset new CEO of Gassnovahttp://www.gassnova.no/en/Pages/Trude-Sundset-new-CEO-of-Gassnova.aspxTrude Sundset new CEO of Gassnova2015-10-28T19:23:17ZEffective today, the Board of Gassnova – the Norwegian state’s CCS enterprise – has appointed Trude Sundset as its new CEO.
DOE: We can link test centres globallyhttp://www.gassnova.no/en/Pages/DOE-We-can-link-test-centres-globally.aspxDOE: We can link test centres globally2015-10-14T17:26:00Z - It is interesting to see how TCM fits into a network of test centers globally. By collaborating we don't duplicate each others, but move up the chain and test at different scales, says Mohler.
Government boosts CCS investmentshttp://www.gassnova.no/en/Pages/Government-boosts-CCS-investments-.aspxGovernment boosts CCS investments2015-10-08T12:07:56ZThe proposed national budget for 2016, presented on Wednesday, indicates the Government's intention to continue climate efforts by increasing investments in CCS (carbon capture and storage).

lld@gassnova.no

Gassnova © 2014