After three years of development and testing, SINTEF, Siemens, and partners have produced a well-functioning oxyfuel gas turbine based power process. During the project they have developed and tested a gas turbine combustor for which Siemens has applied a patent. Read more in Norwegian at climit.no.
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 are carried out to demonstrate the effect of different parameters during CO2 injection into the reservoir and also during the imbibition Read More
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 of the meeting, which took place at the new Scandic Lerkendal Conference Centre, was devoted to updating the members on the Read More
The Greenman Award 2014 was given to NTNU Professor and BIGCCS Board member Hallvard Svendsen for his long-lasting contributions in the field of CCS. Prof. Svendsen received the Award during the GHGT-12 conference in Austin, Texas, October 5-9. The Greenman Award is the highest recognition in the field of CCS. It is given to individuals Read More
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 NTNU, Researcher Sigmund E. Størset from SINTEF Energy Research and Scientific Officer Mr. Petrov from the European Commission. Mr. Petrov was Read More
The annual BIGCCS Consortium Day was held on September 23 with 50 participants. Well into the second half of the project period, the focus this time was on results so far and on the road ahead. Text and photo by Rune Aarlien The BIGCCS Consortium Day 2014 was held at Scandic Lerkendal, Trondheim on September Read More