CCUS

Heidelberg Materials North America Announces Latest Step in Edmonton CCUS Project

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Thursday, February 15, 2024

Irving, Texas, Feb. 15, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Heidelberg Materials North America announced today a significant milestone in its two-stage competitive procurement process as it works to select the capture technology and contractor for providing the CO2 separation solution for its Edmonton, Alberta, Carbon Capture, Utilization, and Storage (CCUS) Project.

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  • Irving, Texas, Feb. 15, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Heidelberg Materials North America announced today a significant milestone in its two-stage competitive procurement process as it works to select the capture technology and contractor for providing the CO2 separation solution for its Edmonton, Alberta, Carbon Capture, Utilization, and Storage (CCUS) Project.
  • This ground-breaking project will be the first full-scale application of CCUS in the cement sector.
  • “We are excited to take this latest step in our journey to produce the world’s first net-zero cement,” said Joerg Nixdorf, Vice President Cement Operations, Northwest Region for Heidelberg Materials North America.
  • “With each milestone we come closer to realizing our vision of leading the decarbonization of the cement industry.”
    “We are pleased to have been selected by Heidelberg Materials North America to provide the FEED of this groundbreaking project in Canada,” said Christophe Malaurie, SVP Decarbonization Solutions for Technip Energies.

MHI and Worley Awarded FEED Contract for UK's First CO2 Capture Plant at a Cement Production Facility

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Tuesday, February 6, 2024

- It will capture and store up to 800,000 tons of CO2 annually from the cement plant flue gas by applying proprietary CO2 capture technology.

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  • - It will capture and store up to 800,000 tons of CO2 annually from the cement plant flue gas by applying proprietary CO2 capture technology.
  • This contract has been awarded in accordance with the progress made by the Padeswood CCS (carbon capture and storage) project planned for the site.
  • MHI was selected after working on the initial competitive Pre-FEED* project study awarded in 2022.
  • The CO2 capture plant could start operation in 2028.

2024 Louisiana Energy Conference to Be Held Live and In-person May 28 - 30 at the Four Seasons Hotel in New Orleans

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Thursday, January 18, 2024

NEW ORLEANS, Jan. 18, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The 2024 Louisiana Energy Conference will be held in-person Tuesday afternoon May 28 through Thursday, May 30, 2024 at the Four Seasons Hotel, New Orleans, located at 2 Canal Street, at the foot of Canal Street on the Mississippi River.

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  • NEW ORLEANS, Jan. 18, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The 2024 Louisiana Energy Conference will be held in-person Tuesday afternoon May 28 through Thursday, May 30, 2024 at the Four Seasons Hotel, New Orleans, located at 2 Canal Street, at the foot of Canal Street on the Mississippi River.
  • Conference registration is now open and hotel reservations can be secured through the web site, www.LouisianaEnergyConference.com .
  • The 2024 agenda is under development and will be posted to the Conference web site, www.LouisianaEnergyConference.com , in February and will be continually updated.
  • Over 70 E&P, oil field service, and future energy and other panelist firms are expected to take part in the Conference.

Expro Awarded Contract With INPEX for Carbon Capture Utilization and Storage Pilot Project

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Tuesday, January 23, 2024

Energy services provider, Expro Group Holdings N.V. (NYSE: XPRO) (the “Company” or “Expro”), has secured a new Carbon Capture Utilization and Storage (CCUS) contract with INPEX Corporation for the Kashiwazaki Clean Hydrogen/Ammonia project which is Japan’s first clean hydrogen production demonstration project.

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  • Energy services provider, Expro Group Holdings N.V. (NYSE: XPRO) (the “Company” or “Expro”), has secured a new Carbon Capture Utilization and Storage (CCUS) contract with INPEX Corporation for the Kashiwazaki Clean Hydrogen/Ammonia project which is Japan’s first clean hydrogen production demonstration project.
  • “Carbon storage sites are a fundamental part of clean hydrogen projects and ensuring the long-term integrity of those wells is imperative.
  • This will be the country's first project to build an integrated hydrogen and ammonia value chain from production to usage.
  • For more information, please visit expro.com and connect with Expro on X (formerly Twitter) @ExproGroup and LinkedIn @Expro.

Holcim US Partners with Ohio State and GTI Energy to Bring Cost-Effective Carbon Capture Technology to Scale

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Thursday, January 18, 2024

Unique partners The Ohio State University, GTI Energy and Holcim US are joining forces to design, build and test a cost-effective membrane carbon capture technology, funded in part by the U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Fossil Energy and Carbon Management (FECM) with cost share contributions from Holcim.

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  • Unique partners The Ohio State University, GTI Energy and Holcim US are joining forces to design, build and test a cost-effective membrane carbon capture technology, funded in part by the U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Fossil Energy and Carbon Management (FECM) with cost share contributions from Holcim.
  • Groundbreaking membrane technology from Ohio State will be employed in the project, targeting the capture of 95-99 percent of CO2 from cement kiln gas with a purity exceeding 95 percent and lower energy demand.
  • “We are excited to demonstrate Ohio State’s highly selective membrane technology for carbon dioxide capture from a cement plant,” said Yang Han, Ohio State College of Engineering research scientist.
  • The Ohio State membrane technology stands out as a promising solution to reduce energy consumption and costs in the carbon capture process.

CNOOC Limited Announces Its 2024 Business Strategy and Development Plan

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Thursday, January 25, 2024

HONG KONG, Jan. 25, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- CNOOC Limited (the "Company", SEHK: 00883 (HKD Counter) and 80883 (RMB Counter), SSE: 600938) today announces its business strategy and development plan for the year 2024.

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  • HONG KONG, Jan. 25, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- CNOOC Limited (the "Company", SEHK: 00883 (HKD Counter) and 80883 (RMB Counter), SSE: 600938) today announces its business strategy and development plan for the year 2024.
  • We focus on the efficiency of investment and make prudent plans on capital expenditure to ensure the sustainable development of our oil and gas business.
  • Major projects in China include Suizhong 36-1/Luda 5-2 Oilfield Secondary Adjustment and Development Project, Bozhong 19-2 Oilfield Development Project, Shenhai-1 Phase II Natural Gas Development Project, Huizhou 26-6 Oilfield Development Project and Shenfu Deep-play Coalbed Methane Exploration and Development Demonstration Project.
  • The Company continues to lever technological innovation to sustain reserves and production growth, and to empower the Company's high-quality development.

Welligence Energy Analytics Announces $41 Million Minority Growth Equity Investment

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Tuesday, January 23, 2024

HOUSTON, Jan. 23, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Welligence Energy Analytics , a market leading energy data & intelligence firm specializing in global oil and gas markets, greenhouse gas emissions, and projects related to carbon capture storage and utilization (CCUS), has raised $41 million in growth capital.

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  • HOUSTON, Jan. 23, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Welligence Energy Analytics , a market leading energy data & intelligence firm specializing in global oil and gas markets, greenhouse gas emissions, and projects related to carbon capture storage and utilization (CCUS), has raised $41 million in growth capital.
  • The investment, which represents a minority stake in the company, was led by Elephant with participation from Veriten, EDG Group, and several high-profile executives from the energy, information services, and enterprise software industries.
  • Commenting on the funding, Welligence CEO Ross Lubetkin said, "Our team is proud of the growth we've achieved over the last six years.
  • Welligence will use the capital to further enhance its current products and geographical data coverage and expand into new energy research verticals.

Utilization of Captured CO2 to Reach 800 Mt by 2044, Finds IDTechEx

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Tuesday, January 23, 2024

BOSTON, Jan. 23, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- IDTechEx predicts that by 2044, utilization of waste CO2 will reach 800 Mt to create over 3,000 Mt of useful products.

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  • BOSTON, Jan. 23, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- IDTechEx predicts that by 2044, utilization of waste CO2 will reach 800 Mt to create over 3,000 Mt of useful products.
  • Carbon dioxide utilization products provide climate benefits by displacing fossil-fuel-based incumbents; some are net-zero or even net-negative.
  • Carbon dioxide utilization in crop greenhouse enrichment is another mature application set to grow once CO2 pipeline transport infrastructure expands.
  • IDTechEx finds that after a slow but steady progress during this decade, the CO2U market will likely grow rapidly from the 2030s onwards to reach 800 Mt by 2044.

Utilization of Captured CO2 to Reach 800 Mt by 2044, Finds IDTechEx

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Tuesday, January 23, 2024

BOSTON, Jan. 23, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- IDTechEx predicts that by 2044, utilization of waste CO2 will reach 800 Mt to create over 3,000 Mt of useful products.

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  • BOSTON, Jan. 23, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- IDTechEx predicts that by 2044, utilization of waste CO2 will reach 800 Mt to create over 3,000 Mt of useful products.
  • Carbon dioxide utilization products provide climate benefits by displacing fossil-fuel-based incumbents; some are net-zero or even net-negative.
  • Carbon dioxide utilization in crop greenhouse enrichment is another mature application set to grow once CO2 pipeline transport infrastructure expands.
  • IDTechEx finds that after a slow but steady progress during this decade, the CO2U market will likely grow rapidly from the 2030s onwards to reach 800 Mt by 2044.

Aker Carbon Capture and MAN Energy Solutions join forces to accelerate CCUS in North America

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Tuesday, January 23, 2024

OSLO, Norway, Jan. 23, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Aker Carbon Capture and MAN Energy Solutions have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to jointly pursue opportunities related to carbon capture, utilization and storage (CCUS) and CO2 compression in the North American market.

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  • OSLO, Norway, Jan. 23, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Aker Carbon Capture and MAN Energy Solutions have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to jointly pursue opportunities related to carbon capture, utilization and storage (CCUS) and CO2 compression in the North American market.
  • The agreement leverages MAN's expertise in compressor technology and system integration, as well as Aker Carbon Capture's proven amine technology and carbon capture products.
  • The adoption of standardized and modularized solutions will contribute to drive scale through cost-efficient developments with optimized energy consumption and delivery time.
  • "We are thrilled to expand our cooperation with MAN Energy Solutions to the North American market, where we see significant potential for CCUS to drive the transition towards net zero", said Jonah Margulis, Head of North America at Aker Carbon Capture.