Press Releases & Techlines
October 18, 2016
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) and Canada’s Natural Resources Canada (NRCan) today announced the opening of a new 1 Megawatt Thermal (MWth) facility to test an advanced process to capture carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions from coal-fired power plants. The announcement was made during a ribbon-cutting ceremony at the facility in Ottawa.
October 18, 2016Federal Task Force Issues Recommendations to Increase the Safety and Reliability of U.S. Natural Gas Storage Facilities
New Report Chronicles Lessons Learned from Aliso Canyon Leak and Calls for a Phase-out of Single-Barrier Wells
October 17, 2016
October 13, 2016
October 12, 2016
- Keeping Cool with Carbon Capture Technologies
September 21, 2016 2:00 PM
The same technology that keeps certain toxins from leaving a power plant is now cleaning indoor air...and saving money!
- NETL Researchers Develop Way to Harness Gold to Help Fight Climate Change
September 19, 2016 2:45 PM
Carbon capture is a key component in U.S. energy strategy—but after the greenhouse gas has been captured, scientists are still working out what to do with it! One laboratory at the National Energy Technology Laboratory (NETL) has focused on using the captured carbon as a potential supply of industrially valuable chemicals and fuels.