BIGCCS Vision and Goals

The vision of the BIGCCS Centre is to enable sustainable power generation from fossil fuels based on cost-effective CO2 capture, safe transport, and underground storage of CO2.

The BIGCCS Centre develops new knowledge and technology required to accelerate deployment of large scale CCS, through international co-operation. Innovation and value creation is promoted throughout the CO2 value chain.

Research areas:

  • CO2 capture – power generation and industry
  • CO2 transport
  • CO2 storage
  • CO2 value chain


Latest news

PhD Mansour Soroush

Mansour Soroush successfully defended his PhD dissertation entitled “Simulation and Experimental Investigation of Different Phenomena in CO2 Storage in the Saline Aquifers” on May 27th. As part of the research, 2D glass model experiments

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General Assembly held on September 24

The BIGCCS General Assembly was held on September 24 at Scandic Lerkendal, Trondheim. Attendees were updated on the status of BIGCCS and are now considering options for the time after the FME. The first part

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Blog: Why is Mr. Petrov so engaged?

Blogger: Mona J. Mølnvik In a small room “hidden” in a laboratory at Gløshaugen in the city of Trondheim, Norway, a meeting took place this week between the PhD student Snorre Foss Westman from

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