Need to achieve net zero? Big problem. But as demonstrated by an unprecedented list of remarkable technological achievements and recent initiatives, it’s clear our industry is not the problem. On the contrary, we are integral to the solution.
Oil and gas operators are uniquely positioned to not only provide the world’s energy but also provide the infrastructure needed to make carbon storage a reality.
November 29, 2022
The Biden administration moved Monday to stifle methane releases from oil and gas wells on public land after a federal court tossed out earlier requirements.
November 23, 2022
New guidance launched by Offshore Energies UK (OEUK) on Wednesday helps industry decommission North Sea oil and gas wells, so that subsurface formations like reservoirs can be repurposed as part of the infrastructure used to permanently store carbon dioxide (CO2) offshore.
November 14, 2022
Chevron Corp. company sees potential for geological formations such as those at its Gorgon liquefied natural gas facility in Western Australia to be used for storage of third-party emissions from Asia.
November 10, 2022
TÜV SÜD National Engineering said it has secured government funding to build the UK’s first gaseous CO2 flow measurement facility to provide meter traceability for carbon capture utilization and storage deployment.
October 31, 2022
SLB and Linde announced they have entered into a strategic collaboration on carbon capture, utilization and sequestration (CCUS) projects to accelerate decarbonization solutions across industrial and energy sectors.
Schlumberger, RTI International partner to accelerate industrialization of innovative CCUS technology
October 17, 2022
Schlumberger has entered into an agreement with RTI International, a nonprofit research institute, to accelerate the industrialization and scale-up of its proprietary non-aqueous solvent technology, which enhances the efficiency of absorption-based carbon capture.
October 11, 2022
Exxon Mobil Corp. is considering a takeover of Denbury Inc., an oil and gas producer with the largest carbon dioxide pipeline network in the U.S., according to people familiar with the matter.
October 05, 2022
(WO) — During a Tuesday afternoon “Special Session” at SPE’s Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, an ExxonMobil manager explained why faster carbon capture and storage (CCS) development will require hub projects with larger scales.
CCUS: Best Practices for Well Construction and Design
November 11, 2022
SLB, Corrosion Resistant Alloys, Gulf Coast CO2
During this 60-minutes webcast, we will discuss the following: 1) “Common Issues surrounding CCS Well Construction”, presented by Dan Morrell, Drilling Consultant from SLB. 2) “CCUS: Well Design & Technical Challenges”, presented by Tommy Najar, Vice President, Commercial from Corrosion Resistant Alloys. 3) “CCUS Wellbore Construction and Design”, presented by Lindsay C. Longman Sr., P.E., Drilling Engineer from Gulf Coast CO2.
October 03, 2022
These studies provide an accurate, unique, and independent assessment of carbon storage opportunities coupled with a desktop-ready database required for informed and rapid decision making.
Agreement between Belgian, Danish governments clears way for Europe’s first North Sea CO2 storage trial
September 30, 2022
Belgian and Danish government representatives have entered into a ground-breaking agreement to enable captured CO2 to be shipped across their borders to be permanently stored in a sandstone reservoir 1800 meters beneath the seabed of the Danish North Sea.
September 29, 2022
Traci Rodosta, Storage and Testing Infrastructure Program Manager for the U.S. Department of Energy Office of Fossil Energy, delivered a keynote titled, “Addressing key gaps on the critical path towards carbon capture and storage deployment.”
September 28, 2022
Global experts and professionals in the carbon capture, utilization, and storage (CCUS) space, which is experiencing rapid growth, gathered together Wednesday on day one of Gulf Energy Information’s two-day Carbon+Intel Forum in Houston.
For more than a century, fossil fuels have been central to economic development, helping build the modern world as we know it. But with climate change and global warming posing existential threats to society, industries across all sectors must find practical and economical ways to decarbonize their operations and their products.
September 22, 2022
The future of carbon storage moved a step closer today with 26 bids coming in for the UK’s first-ever carbon storage licensing round.
DNV awarded contract to audit and conduct due diligence of innovative carbon dioxide removal technologies for climate vault
September 21, 2022
DNV, an independent energy expert and assurance provider, announced today that it has been awarded a contract to perform audit services for Climate Vault, an award-winning non-profit founded at the University of Chicago, working on an innovative approach to carbon dioxide removal (CDR).
Clariant Oil Services launches D3 PROGRAM to support carbon reduction, sustainability in the oil industry
September 12, 2022
Clariant Oil Services, a provider of chemical solutions, has launched the D3 PROGRAM to introduce more sustainable solutions to the oil and gas industry.