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The European High Level Conference on Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS)http://www.gassnova.no/en/eunorwayccsThe European High Level Conference on Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS)2019-06-19T16:23:59ZKjell-Børge Freiberg, Norwegian Minister of Petroleum and Energy and Miguel Arias Cañete, Commissioner for Climate Action and Energy will be hosting the European High Level Conference on Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) Thursday 5 September 2019 in Oslo.
Full-scale project with new websitehttp://www.gassnova.no/en/full-scale-project-new-homepageFull-scale project with new website2019-05-02T12:54:59ZThe Full-scale CCS project in Norway has launched its own website. Here you will find useful information about the project and contact information.
Fully booked Climate Technology Conference kicks off in Oslo todayhttp://www.gassnova.no/en/fully-booked-climate-technology-conference-kicks-off-in-oslo-todayFully booked Climate Technology Conference kicks off in Oslo today2019-02-26T10:57:14ZCLIMIT Summit 2019 brings together more than 270 high-level speakers and experts for exchanging ideas and building knowledge within the important climate mitigation tool: Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS).
The government has granted permission for CO₂ storage in the North Seahttp://www.gassnova.no/en/the-government-has-granted-permission-for-co2-storage-in-the-north-seaThe government has granted permission for CO₂ storage in the North Sea2019-01-11T12:39:51ZEquinor today received a government permit for CO₂ storage on the Norwegian Continental Shelf.
New partnership will promote carbon capture technology to help meet climate challenge http://www.gassnova.no/en/new-partnership-will-promote-carbon-capture-technology-to-help-meet-climate-challengeNew partnership will promote carbon capture technology to help meet climate challenge 2018-10-24T05:48:52Z​Technology Centre Mongstad (TCM) and DNV GL have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to support carbon capture technologies.
Gassnova is pleased with the state budget for 2019http://www.gassnova.no/en/gassnova-is-pleased-with-the-state-budget-for-2019Gassnova is pleased with the state budget for 20192018-10-08T14:43:37Z"We are pleased with the government's commitment to CO2 capture and storage," says Trude Sundset, CEO of Gassnova SF.
Major American company will test new technology for carbon capture at Mongstadhttp://www.gassnova.no/en/major-american-company-will-test-new-technology-for-carbon-capture-at-mongstadMajor American company will test new technology for carbon capture at Mongstad2018-10-03T13:00:53ZThe engineering- and construction company Fluor has signed an agreement for use of the test facility Technology Center Mongstad (TCM) in Nordhordland.
CCS in Norway entering a new phasehttp://www.gassnova.no/en/ccs-in-norway-entering-a-new-phaseCCS in Norway entering a new phase2018-06-29T10:32:45ZNorway is now entering a new study phase in terms of Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS). Norway is planning to build an infrastructure with an European potential.
New Director Corporate Communication at Gassnova.http://www.gassnova.no/en/new-director-corporate-communication-at-gassnovaNew Director Corporate Communication at Gassnova.2018-06-29T05:07:06ZGunnar Angeltveit (65) is hired as New Director of Corporate Communication at Gassnova. Angeltveit has a long and extensive experience from Public Affairs, Public Relations and Crisis Management.
Industrial opportunities and employment prospects in large-scale CCS in Norwayhttp://www.gassnova.no/en/industrial-opportunities-and-employment-prospects-in-large-scale-ccs-in-norwayIndustrial opportunities and employment prospects in large-scale CCS in Norway2018-06-22T12:25:04ZSINTEF, in collaboration with NTNU, has completed a study entitled “Industrial opportunities and employment prospects in large-scale CO2 management in Norway“.
More R&D projects continue as demo projectshttp://www.gassnova.no/en/more-r-d-projects-continue-as-demo-projectsMore R&D projects continue as demo projects2018-06-05T14:05:47ZThe new annual report from CLIMIT contains a broad review of some of the many exciting and relevant CCS projects that receive support from the CLIMIT research program under the direction of Gassnova and the Norwegian Research Council.
The Norwegian Government continues with the planning of a demonstration project for CO2 capture, transport and storagehttp://www.gassnova.no/en/the-norwegian-government-continues-with-the-planning-of-a-demonstration-project-for-co2-capture-transport-and-storageThe Norwegian Government continues with the planning of a demonstration project for CO2 capture, transport and storage2018-05-15T10:24:21ZToday the Ministry of Petroleum and Energy presented its assessment of the full scale carbon capture, transport and storage (CCS) project in Norway.
Norwegian carbon capture has the potential to be an important European measurehttp://www.gassnova.no/en/norwegian-carbon-capture-has-the-potential-to-be-an-important-european-measureNorwegian carbon capture has the potential to be an important European measure2018-05-15T10:19:56Z"We are pleased that the government has decided to take the next step towards realizing a Norwegian full-scale project for capture, transport and storage of CO2," says Trude Sundset, CEO of Gassnova.
Solid international collaborationhttp://www.gassnova.no/en/solid-international-collaborationSolid international collaboration2018-04-19T15:28:08ZInternational collaboration is required in order to make the capture, transport and storage of CO2 an efficient climate measure. CLIMIT greatly contributes to this
Organizational announcement: Changes to the Corporate Communications Departmenthttp://www.gassnova.no/en/organizational-announcement-changes-to-the-corporate-communications-departmentOrganizational announcement: Changes to the Corporate Communications Department2018-04-09T08:29:03Z​Gassnova strengthens the Communications Department by assigning Torund Bryhn as the Director of Public Affairs. She was the Director of Communications.
Axelsen is new Managing Director of Technology Centre Mongstadhttp://www.gassnova.no/en/axelsen-is-new-managing-director-of-technology-centre-mongstadAxelsen is new Managing Director of Technology Centre Mongstad2018-03-23T16:28:12ZErnst Petter Axelsen (51) is engaged as Managing Director of Technology Centre Mongstad (TCM). He is former CEO of VEAS from 2011 to 2017, and is now coming from the position as Director of LynxConsulting.
Preem assesses carbon capture from Lysekil refineryhttp://www.gassnova.no/en/preem-assesses-carbon-capture-from-lysekil-refineryPreem assesses carbon capture from Lysekil refinery2018-02-20T16:20:13ZPreem has started a CLIMIT supported carbon capture (CCS) study on their refinery in Lysekil.
Great interest for CCS side-event at COP23http://www.gassnova.no/en/great-interest-for-ccs-side-event-at-cop23-(2)Great interest for CCS side-event at COP232017-11-14T10:34:27ZGassnova CEO Trude Sundset presented the Norwegian CCS efforts at the packed IPIECAs side event “Making CCS fly” at COP23 on Monday November 13.
CCB Kollsnes selected for CO2 receiving terminalhttp://www.gassnova.no/en/ccb-kollsnes-selected-for-co2-receiving-terminalCCB Kollsnes selected for CO2 receiving terminal2017-11-09T14:20:43ZGranted a positive final investment decision of a fullscale carbon capture project by the Norwegian Government, CO2 captured from industrial facilities in Eastern Norway will be received at Kollsnes on the West Coast.
TCM with an important role in ACT projecthttp://www.gassnova.no/en/tcm-with-an-important-role-in-act-projectTCM with an important role in ACT project2017-11-08T14:50:31ZTCM is a co-partner in ACT-ALIGN, and is participating in one of the work packages (WP1) headed by Hanne Kvamsdal from SINTEF.
An important step in the development of fullscale carbon capture and storagehttp://www.gassnova.no/en/an-important-step-in-the-development-of-fullscale-carbon-capture-and-storageAn important step in the development of fullscale carbon capture and storage2017-10-02T11:27:48ZThe today signing of a contract for CO2 storage is a milestone in the direction of realizing a fullscale CO2 capture- and storage project in Norway.
CO2 Storage contract awarded to Statoilhttp://www.gassnova.no/en/co2-storage-contract-awarded-to-statoilCO2 Storage contract awarded to Statoil2017-07-03T08:53:41ZGassnova has today awarded to Statoil a contract for concept and FEED studies for CO2 storage.
Klemetsrudanlegget, Norcem and Yara to continue studying carbon capturehttp://www.gassnova.no/en/klemetsrudanlegget-norcem-and-yara-to-continue-studying-carbon-captureKlemetsrudanlegget, Norcem and Yara to continue studying carbon capture2017-04-19T09:45:57ZToday marks the award of contracts by Gassnova to Klemetsrudanlegget, Norcem and Yara. All three will receive support for further studies of full scale carbon capture at their respective facilities.
Record interest in climate-related conference in Oslohttp://www.gassnova.no/en/record-interest-in-climate-related-conference-in-osloRecord interest in climate-related conference in Oslo2017-03-07T17:35:52ZThe world’s leading researchers in carbon capture, transport and storage - better known as CCS - have gathered today at the Soria Moria Hotel and Conference Centre in Oslo.
The test activity continues at TCMhttp://www.gassnova.no/en/the-test-activity-continues-at-tcmThe test activity continues at TCM2017-02-15T20:20:38ZTechnology Centre Mongstad (TCM) maintains a high level of activity through 2017 and Gassnova, Statoil and Shell intend to extend operations at the plant through 2020.
Step by step towards a better futurehttp://www.gassnova.no/en/step-by-step-towards-a-better-futureStep by step towards a better future2016-11-18T11:15:26ZGassnova's message is that the time is now for broad deployment of full-scale CCS. We must take action while it is still time to reach the climate goals.
Norway to develop industrial full-scale CCS project http://www.gassnova.no/en/norway-to-develop-industrial-full-scale-ccs-projectNorway to develop industrial full-scale CCS project 2016-11-15T14:34:50Z​An English full version of the Feasibility study on full-scale CCS project in Norway is now ready and published today, 15 November.
CCS: The time is nowhttp://www.gassnova.no/en/ccs-the-time-is-now-(2)CCS: The time is now2016-11-15T14:29:58ZGassnova CEO Trude Sundset at GHGT-13 in Lausanne, Switzerland: The time is now!
Crucial climate commitment in the 2017 budgethttp://www.gassnova.no/en/crucial-climate-commitment-in-the-2017-budgetCrucial climate commitment in the 2017 budget2016-10-07T11:19:20ZThe Government's budget proposal for 2017 includes funding for the continued planning of full scale CO2 capture plants on three industrial sites.
Good potential for succeeding with CCS in Norwayhttp://www.gassnova.no/en/good-potential-for-succeeding-with-ccs-in-norwayGood potential for succeeding with CCS in Norway2016-07-04T07:43:29ZToday the Ministry of Petroleum and Energy presents the feasibility study report on full-scale carbon capture, transport and storage (CCS) in Norway.
Oslo waste company aims for carbon capture projecthttp://www.gassnova.no/en/oslo-waste-company-aims-for-carbon-capture-projectOslo 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/feasibility-studies-of-full-scale-ccsFeasibility 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/trude-sundset-new-ceo-of-gassnovaTrude 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/doe-we-can-link-test-centres-globallyDOE: 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/government-boosts-ccs-investmentsGovernment 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).
CLIMIT Demo is an accelerator for CCShttp://www.gassnova.no/en/climit-demo-is-an-accelerator-for-ccsCLIMIT Demo is an accelerator for CCS2015-09-25T17:01:30ZAn external evaluation shows that CLIMIT Demo contributes to development of new concepts and to improving processes and products that would otherwise never have been realised. The Demo part has reduced the costs and risks associated with CCS.
American companies bound for Mongstadhttp://www.gassnova.no/en/american-companies-bound-for-mongstadAmerican companies bound for Mongstad2015-09-13T12:19:01ZGE, Alstom, and the University of Kentucky (UoK) may be on their way to TCM to test their CO2 technologies.
Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) is alive and wellhttp://www.gassnova.no/en/carbon-capture-and-storage-(ccs)-is-alive-and-well-0913-2982Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) is alive and well2015-09-13T12:13:33ZThis week, the world's foremost CCS experts have been gathered at an international meeting at Høvik, outside Oslo, to discuss Norwegian and international developments in the field of CCS.
Fruitful US carbon capture cooperationhttp://www.gassnova.no/en/fruitful-us-carbon-capture-cooperationFruitful US carbon capture cooperation2015-07-13T08:15:09ZBoth Norway and the US are reaping major benefits from carbon capture collaboration projects. In two ongoing projects, Norcem, SINTEF and the US company RTI are gaining useful experience.
In control of CLIMIThttp://www.gassnova.no/en/in-control-of-climitIn control of CLIMIT2015-06-01T11:20:13ZNine representatives from industry and academia are responsible for determining what direction research, development and demonstration of CCS technology (carbon capture and storage) will take in Norway. And three new board members just joined the group.
Important contributions through technological developmenthttp://www.gassnova.no/en/important-contributions-through-technological-developmentImportant contributions through technological development2015-05-21T11:41:06ZThe programme's goal is to accelerate commercialisation of CCS through financial stimulation of research, development and demonstration of CCS technology.
CCS: Pre-feasibility study on potential full-scale projects in Norway deliveredhttp://www.gassnova.no/en/ccs-pre-feasibility-study-on-potential-full-scale-projects-in-norway-deliveredCCS: Pre-feasibility study on potential full-scale projects in Norway delivered2015-05-07T11:48:41ZOn May 4th Gassnova delivered its study on potential full-scale CCS projects in Norway to the Ministry of Petroleum and Energy. The pre-feasibility study shows that several industrial actors could be willing to continue studying the possibilites for CCS.
TCM paves the way for full-scale developmentshttp://www.gassnova.no/en/o2-technology-centre-mongstad-(tcm)-paves-the-way-for-full-scale-developmentsTCM paves the way for full-scale developments2015-05-05T17:21:45ZBoth companies that completed their testing campaigns at CO2 Technology Centre Mongstad (TCM) in 2014 stated that the technology centre has been decisive in qualifying their technologies for full-scale development.
Important CCS milestoneshttp://www.gassnova.no/en/annual-report-2014Important CCS milestones2015-04-29T11:21:32ZWhile UN and IEA reports stress the importance of carbon capture and storage (CCS) as a climate measure, and we await stricter regulations in connection with the Paris climate summit, CCS has made important progress in 2014.
Ten years of CLIMIT have put Norway on the map for CCShttp://www.gassnova.no/en/ten-years-of-climit-have-put-norway-on-the-map-for-ccsTen years of CLIMIT have put Norway on the map for CCS2015-03-25T12:09:40ZTogether, Gassnova and the Research Council of Norway have contributed toward making CCS possible in practice on a large scale. Results from the CLIMIT programme were recently put to use in Canada. The next step is to realise CCS in Europe as well.
Three leading Norwegian industrial companieshttp://www.gassnova.no/en/three-leading-norwegian-industrial-companiesThree leading Norwegian industrial companies2015-03-25T11:59:44ZAker Solutions, Norcem and Reinertsen are blazing trails in the development of CCS, each in its own way. One is ready for the market, one is testing industrial use and one is testing brand new technology.
Shell Cansolv starts testing at TCMhttp://www.gassnova.no/en/shell-cansolv-start-testing-at-tcmShell Cansolv starts testing at TCM2014-11-26T18:19:13ZShell Cansolv has commenced the testing of its advanced CO2 capture process at Norway’s CO2 Technology Centre Mongstad (TCM), the world’s largest carbon capture test facility.
New acting Managing Director at TCMhttp://www.gassnova.no/en/director-tcmNew acting Managing Director at TCM2014-11-04T15:11:54ZEirik Harding Hansen is today seconded to TCM DA as acting Managing Director until a new general manager joins the company. Recruiting efforts are already underway.
Frank Ellingsen today steps down as Managing Director of TCM DAhttp://www.gassnova.no/en/frank-ellingsen-today-steps-down-as-ceo-of-tcm-daFrank Ellingsen today steps down as Managing Director of TCM DA2014-10-30T18:39:49ZFrank Ellingsen today steps down as Managing Director of CO2 Technology Centre Mongstad (TCM DA).
Government focuses on technology developmenthttp://www.gassnova.no/en/government-focuses-on-technology-developmentGovernment focuses on technology development2014-10-08T13:01:25ZThe need for technological development and cost reductions are key elements of the Government’s CCS strategy.