Japan’s Nippon Steel is considering capturing carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions from its Japanese steel mills for underground storage at facilities linked to ExxonMobil (NYSE:XOM) in countries including Australia, Malaysia and Indonesia, reported Nikkei Asia.
Shell (LON:SHEL) has signed a Joint Study Agreement with CNOOC, Guangdong Provincial Development and Reform Commission, and ExxonMobil (NYSE:XOM) for the Daya Bay carbon capture and storage (CCS) hub project in China.
Chevron (NYSE:CVX) is studying plans to sell greenhouse gas storage space in Australian underground reservoirs to polluters across Asia.
Malaysia and Indonesia were the first countries in Southeast Asia to announce that carbon capture and storage (CCS) would play a role in decarbonising their industrial sectors. BP (LON:BP) in Indonesia, and Petronas in Malaysia, announced landmark projects in the oil and gas industry. However, while Indonesia has started having the right conversations around CCS, neighbouring Malaysia, and possibly even Thailand, appear to be making more progress within the region.
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Bidding for the UK’s first ever carbon storage licensing round has opened amid a high level of interest.
Bids are now being accepted for the UK’s first ever carbon storage licensing round, with 13 areas up for grabs.
The industry regulator has dished out two carbon storage licenses, taking the total number of permits in place in the UK to six.
Shearwater Geoservices has won work for multiple 3D seismic surveys to scope out carbon storage potential for Eni in the UK.
Santos (ASX:STO) today announced a booking of 100 million tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2) storage resource in the Cooper Basin in South Australia.
A new study will identify the UK’s best sites and produce a roadmap for carbon storage to help the country reach its net zero targets.