imann's blog

ACT Acorn: a vital link in the chain

At the close of ACT Acorn, it is a good time to take a moment to reflect on what impact the ACT Acorn project has had on the development of carbon capture and storage (CCS) in the UK.

Talking about Just Transition at GHGT-14 in Melbourne

Radboud University researcher, Floris Swennenhuis, reflects on presenting his work on the ACT Acorn project at the recent GHGT-14 conference

Just over a month ago I had the amazing opportunity to visit Melbourne. While I did get to enjoy the beauty of the nature in Australia during a couple of vacation days, that was not the main reason for going there. Melbourne was the host city for the biannual greenhouse gas control technologies (GHGT) conference; the premier international conference on carbon capture and storage (CCS).

Knowledge exchange in action at second ACT workshop

Last month, projects funded under the ERA-NET Accelerating CCS Technologies (ACT) programme came together at RWE’s Niederaussem power plant in Bergheim, Germany, for the annual knowledge sharing workshop.