EC taps Yorkshire carbon capture & storage project

November 2009
Process Engineering;Nov/Dec2009, Vol. 90 Issue 6, p7
Trade Publication
The article reports on the 164 million pounds to be receive by Powerfuel Ltd. from the European Commission (EC) to fund the company's planned project at Hatfield Colliery near Doncaster, England. Powerfuel will establish a 900MW power plant with carbon capture and storage (CCS) technology and it was chosen by the Commission over the schemes from E.ON AG, RWE AG and Scottish Power PLC. It cites other European sites that have been selected for CCS funding, including Poland, Spain and Italy.


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