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Commission should appoint carbon capture 'czar'

Brussels, 15 May 2024 -- Appointment by the Commission of a carbon capture envoy or ‘czar’ will help secure the needed acceleration in the technology’s deployment, says advocacy body CCS Europe. A target to capture 280 million tonnes of CO2 annually by 2040 was proposed in the Commission’s recent Communication on Industrial Carbon Management. But with projects currently under construction set to deliver less than 2 per cent of this figure, and with most...
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A target for carbon capture said to be “indispensable” to the achievement of 2040 climate goals will not be met unless Commissioners raise their game, warns advocacy body CCS Europe.
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Chris Davies appears in Energy Intelligence article

CCS is recognised as indispensable in the Industrial Carbon Management Strategy.
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Chris Davies mentioned on Reuters

Today, Reuters provided comments on the draft version of the Industrial Carbon Management Strategy. The objectives set out by the Strategy will require companies to capture their emissions in order to reach the 2050 net-zero emission targets.
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Chris Davies quoted on ENDS Europe

Last week, ENDS Europe covered the news that German environmental groups WWF, NABU, the German Trade Union Confederation and the Federation of German Industries urged the German government to deploy guidelines on carbon capture and storage technologies that...
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