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New horizons for the North Sea: a fresh approach to discussing CCS with society

Twitter made interesting reading this morning. 250 job losses in the North Sea. Exploration very low – but efficiency improving. Someone at a business breakfast Tweeting a picture of a pastry and reporting an air of optimism. It is clear there are a range...

ACT Acorn team visits St Fergus Gas Terminal

In early December 2017, members of the ACT Acorn Project Team braved the elements and visited the North Sea Midstream Partners (NSMP) facility at the St Fergus Gas Terminal in north east Scotland, north of Aberdeen. Natural gas from the North Sea is...

Mighty CCS Projects from little Acorns grow

Acorn, a ground-breaking carbon capture and storage project, is moving forwards after several funding announcements this year. In May, Acorn was awarded funding from the EU funding round ‘Accelerating CCS Technologies’ (ACT), part of ERA-NET programme....