June 2021

21.06.2021

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Institution of Mechanical Engineers: Bioenergy will play a vital part in the future energy mix – here's why

"The role of bioenergy in a decarbonised energy system is often poorly understood."

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21.06.2021

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Drax: Drax and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries sign pioneering deal to deliver the world’s largest carbon capture power project

"Drax Group and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Engineering, Ltd., part of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) Group, have agreed a long-term contract for Drax to use its carbon capture technology, the Advanced KM CDR process™️, in what would be the largest deployment of negative emissions in power generation anywhere in the world."

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21.06.2021

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Project: CCS+ Initiative

"Northern Lights, TotalEnergies, Oxy Low Carbon Ventures, South Pole, Perspectives and Carbon Finance Labs announce launch of the CCS+ Initiative."

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21.06.2021

# Political Papers

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Abouelnaga, Mahmoud (2021): Carbon Dioxide Removal: Pathways and Policy Needs

Abouelnaga, Mahmoud (2021): Carbon Dioxide Removal: Pathways and Policy Needs. Center for Climate and Energy Solutions.

"Whether CDR solutions can scale to the levels that studies suggest are needed to have a significant impact on climate mitigation depends on numerous factors, including: the potential a given technique or technology has to remove carbon dioxide from the atmosphere; cost effectiveness; level of readiness to be deployed; scalability; how quickly the carbon sink reaches capacity; permanence of the carbon removals; and other benefits and challenges."

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21.06.2021

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German Energy Agency (2021): Technical CO2 Sinks - Brief Expert Report (German)

Deutsche Energie-Agentur (dena, Hrsg.) (2021): Technische CO2-Senken –Kurzgutachten im Rahmen der dena-Leitstudie Aufbruch Klimaneutralität, erstellt von der Prognos AG.

Report featuring a techno-economic analysis of CCUS technologies, written for the German Energy Agency.

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21.06.2021

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Bellona: Russian parliament adopts law aimed at limiting greenhouse gasses

"Russia’s lower house of parliament this week adopted a law that would limit greenhouse gas emissions via an initiative that officials say would be a first step towards carbon regulation in the country."

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21.06.2021

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The Philadelphia Inquirer: Carbon dioxide removal can help solve the climate crisis and boost our economy | Opinion

"We must scale-up innovation to remove carbon dioxide, which can be stored underground or recycled into products we use every day."

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21.06.2021

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Scientific American: Don’t Worry about CO2, Worry about the Earth’s ‘Energy Balance’

"The “most fundamental” climate metric takes a troubling turn."

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21.06.2021

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Energy.gov: DOE Announces $12 Million For Direct Air Capture Technology

"Six R&D Projects Aim to Decrease Cost Barriers to Deploying the Clean Energy Technology Needed to Eliminate Greenhouse Emissions."

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21.06.2021

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PR Newswire: FS innovates with first BECCS (Bioenergy with Carbon Capture and Storage) project in South America

"By implementing the BECCS system, the Company would be the first biorefinery globally with a negative carbon footprint."

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