Capturing carbon dioxide emissions for enhanced oil recovery could significantly increase if Congress passes tax incentives and other policy changes similar to those that fueled the explosive growth of renewable energy, according to a new report by the Great Plains Institute.
A laser technology capable of detecting carbon dioxide emissions in near real-time is being tested above ground at an Illinois carbon sequestration site.
A FutureGen executive says a Sierra Club complaint filed with the Illinois Pollution Control Board is keeping jittery investors on the sideline.
The elixir for climate regulations has long been, for many utilities, the promise of piping carbon dioxide emissions underground.
While federal and state governments are providing incentives to promote carbon capture technologies for coal plants, those efforts won’t be cost-effective, according to a Department of Energy study.