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The case for re-using infrastructure for CO2 transport and storage

As major oil and gas fields mature and new discoveries become limited, many companies decide to decommission their offshore assets, such as platforms, wells, and pipelines. The North Sea has, in recent years, seen an increase in decommissioning activities...

Branching out with Acorn

On 1 May I started my very own energy transition. There was no drastic fuel switching, just focus switching, as I moved from working on public and community engagement for carbon capture and storage (CCS) at the Global CCS Institute to become the latest...

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...