TITLE

ETS cash may decide CCS sites

AUTHOR(S)
Milne, Roger
PUB. DATE
October 2011
SOURCE
Utility Week;10/28/2011, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the potential alignment of the New Entrants Fund (NER) of the European Union's (EU) Emissions Trading System with the decision of the European Commission to invite bids for carbon capture and storage (CCS) projects. Additional cash from public funds will be needed by the consortium behind the Longannet proposal to undertake the demonstration scheme. CCS Association Chief Executive Jeff Chapman urges the government to ensure a streamlined funding and construction process.
ACCESSION #
67355384

 

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