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DOE Announces Nearly $4 Million To Enhance the Safety and Security of CO2 Storage

May 28th, 2021|

R&D Projects in Texas, New Mexico, and Ohio To Predict and Detect Seismic Disruptions At Underground Carbon Storage Facilities, Protecting Groundwater and Enhancing Carbon Capture Efforts The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) today announced nearly $4 million for four research and development projects to design new methods to identify and reduce the risk of seismic disruptions and CO2 leakage in underground carbon dioxide storage facilities.
Read More! | Source: NETL Website

NETL Director to Brief State Lawmakers on Efforts to Reduce Carbon Emissions

March 8th, 2021|

NETL Director Brian Anderson, Ph.D., will highlight NETL-supported projects to reduce emissions of carbon dioxide (CO2), technologies to capture and store it safely, and processes to make value-added products from the carbon waste stream during an address to the Pennsylvania Senate Environmental Resources and Energy Committee.
Read More! | Source: NETL Website

NETL and the Office of the Chief Information Officer Bolsters Critical Geo-Data Science

February 24th, 2021|

Data Science leadership from the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Office of the Chief information Officer (OCIO) and National Energy Technology Laboratory (NETL) researchers continue to work together to bolster the Department’s geo-data science capabilities through strategic interagency connections and participation in valuable workforce development programs.
Read More! | Source: NETL Website

NETL Researchers Publish Novel Geospatial Data Science Method in the Journal of Structural Geology for Predicting Faults and Fractures

January 12th, 2021|

A novel geospatial data method developed by NETL researchers for modeling and predicting geologic structural complexity within the subsurface has been published in the Journal of Structural Geology. By helping to develop better tools and techniques to predict the storage and behavior of carbon dioxide, natural gas and other resources within the subsurface, NETL’s innovative research is enabling hydrocarbon extraction efforts to operate cheaper and more efficiently while leaving a lighter environmental footprint.
Read More! | Source: NETL Website

DOE Secretary of Energy Spotlights NETL Carbon Storage R&D

October 28th, 2020|

U.S. Energy Secretary Dan Brouillette
(AP photo / Gene J. Puskar)

U.S. Energy Secretary Dan Brouillette was in the Pittsburgh region Wednesday to announce about $80 million in federal funding to demonstrate that coal, natural gas and other materials can be cleanly burned for electricity with technology that can capture carbon.
Read More!Source: Daniel Moore: dmoore@post-gazette.com, Twitter @PGdanielmoore, First Published October 28, 2020, 5:22pm, Post-Gazette Washington Bureau

De-oiled Lecithin Market 2020 Size By Product Analysis, Application, End-Users, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecast To 2027

October 19th, 2020|

Global De-oiled Lecithin Market By Type (GMO, Non-GMO), Method of Extraction (Acetone Extraction, Carbon Dioxide Extraction, Ultrafiltration Process), Source (Soy, Sunflower, Rapeseed, Egg), Form (Powdered, Granulated), Application (Food, Feed, Personal Care, Pharmaceuticals, Others), Geography (Europe, North America, Asia-Pacific, South America, Middle East & Africa) Industry Trends and Forecast to 2026 – Industry Trends and Forecast to 2026.
Read More!Source: Data Bridge Market Research

Solex Energy Science to tackle energy challenges of tomorrow, today

September 24th, 2020|

New heat transfer technology company leverages bulk solids expertise to support development in the renewable energy sector

CALGARY, ABSept. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ – Evolving needs from renewable energy solutions are sparking a new Canadian-based company to provide a unique spin on a well-proven industrial technology solution.
Read More!Source: Solex Energy Science Inc., Sep 24, 2020, 09:00 ET

A step toward supercritical-carbon-dioxide power generation

August 1st, 2020|

Construction is complete on a new building to house a fully integrated electricity-generating power plant that will demonstrate operability and performance of a 10-MW power-generation facility using supercritical carbon dioxide (sCO2) as the working fluid in a Brayton thermodynamic cycle.
Read More!Source: By Scott Jenkins |  | Chemical Engineering

ENGIE Joins Supercritical Carbon Dioxide Project

June 18th, 2020|

10 MW pilot power plant expected to be operational in 2021

French multinational electric and gas company ENGIE is joining a demonstration project designed to highlight the advantages of supercritical carbon dioxide (sCO2) for power production.
Read More!Source: Diesel & Gas Turbine Worldwide

Energy Cast | Episode 79 | Subsurface Solution | NETL

June 1st, 2020|

Andrea McNemar is carbon storage technology manager for NETL—in Morgantown, West Virginia.  She says the partnerships have completed 19 small-scale field projects and 7 large scale (>1M mT injected) projects.
Read More!Source: Episode 79 | Subsurface Solution | NETL | Energy Cast

New CO2-Screen Software Highlights Potential of Residual Oil Zones

May 11th, 2020|

A new iteration of NETL’s CO2-SCREEN software application is enabling researchers to more accurately estimate carbon dioxide storage potential in previously overlooked locations, opening the door for carbon capture utilization and storage (CCUS) projects on a large scale, along with new enhanced oil recovery operations. Originally developed to estimate prospective carbon dioxide (CO2) storage potential in saline and shale formations, the latest version of the Lab’s CO2-SCREEN (Storage prospeCtive Resource Estimation Excel aNalysis) tool can be used for estimations in residual oil zones (ROZs), which can serve as valuable sites for CCUS projects.
Read More!Source: NETL Website

Chinese scientists discover natural supercritical carbon dioxide

May 10th, 2020|

QINGDAO, May 10 (Xinhua) — Chinese scientists identified bubbles from some hydrothermal vents in the western Pacific Ocean as supercritical carbon dioxide, and this is the first time that natural supercritical carbon dioxide has been discovered on Earth.
Read More!Source: Xinhua | 2020-05-10 17:45:05 | Editor: huaxia

Anderson Shares NETL’s Decarbonization Work at MIT Energy Initiative

March 17th, 2020|

NETL Director Brian Anderson shared the Lab’s contributions in addressing America’s long-term energy challenges while retaining environmental integrity at a gathering of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s (MIT) Energy Initiative. Anderson highlighted NETL’s advances in cost-effective implementation of carbon capture, utilization, and storage (CCUS) technologies throughout the power-generation sector to ensure Americans continue to have access to clean, affordable and reliable energy.
Read More!Source: NETL Website

On-trend: Supercritical CO2 increasingly in the spotlight

January 27th, 2020|

Supercritical carbon dioxide (sCO2), carbon dioxide elevated in a fluid state at or above its critical temperature and critical pressure point, is the subject of increasing application across a range of once tired, less efficient or less than environmentally-friendly applications.
Read More!Source: gasworld, By , 27 January 2020

Energy Department Ranked Global Leader in Carbon Capture and Storage Research

October 15th, 2019|

A recent report issued by the Science of the Total Environment described the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) as a global leader in carbon capture and storage research. With 49 publications, DOE ranked first in both the number of publications and h-index performance, which measures the productivity and citation impact of a scientist.
Read More!Source: ENERGY.GOV

US DOE and NETL invest in projects to advance coal power generation

October 14th, 2019|

The U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Fossil Energy and NETL have selected seven Coal FIRST (flexible, innovative, resilient, small, transformative) conceptual designs to receive US$7 million and proceed with preliminary front-end engineering design (pre-FEED) studies. These designs have been selected from 13 conceptual design studies that were completed by 11 different recipients as part of the first phase of the effort.
Read More!Source: Published by , Editor | World Coal

What Are Supercritical CO2 Power Cycles?

April 1st, 2019|

While conventional power plant cycles produce power from turbines using water or steam as the working fluid, supercritical carbon dioxide (sCO2) cycles use CO2 that is in a supercritical state—at a temperature and pressure above its critical point where liquid and gas phases are not distinguishable.
Read More!Source: Sonal Patel is a POWER associate editor.

10-MW Supercritical Carbon Dioxide Demonstration Project Breaks Ground

October 17th, 2018|

First ground has been broken on a 10-MW pilot of a novel supercritical carbon dioxide (sCO2) technology, a $119 million project that will refine the sCO2 power cycle and demonstrate component performance and scalability.
Read More!Source: Sonal Patel is a POWER associate editor.

This Power Plant Runs on CO2

May 30th, 2018|

Carbon capture costs nothing in NET Power’s new plant, which uses supercritical carbon dioxide to drive a turbine.
Read More!Source: By David Wagman, IEEE Spectrum

DOE Announces Nearly $4 Million To Enhance the Safety and Security of CO2 Storage

May 28th, 2021|

R&D Projects in Texas, New Mexico, and Ohio To Predict and Detect Seismic Disruptions At Underground Carbon Storage Facilities, Protecting Groundwater and Enhancing Carbon Capture Efforts The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) today announced nearly $4 million for four research and development projects to design new methods to identify and reduce the risk of seismic disruptions and CO2 leakage in underground carbon dioxide storage facilities.
Read More! | Source: NETL Website

NETL Director to Brief State Lawmakers on Efforts to Reduce Carbon Emissions

March 8th, 2021|

NETL Director Brian Anderson, Ph.D., will highlight NETL-supported projects to reduce emissions of carbon dioxide (CO2), technologies to capture and store it safely, and processes to make value-added products from the carbon waste stream during an address to the Pennsylvania Senate Environmental Resources and Energy Committee.
Read More! | Source: NETL Website

NETL and the Office of the Chief Information Officer Bolsters Critical Geo-Data Science

February 24th, 2021|

Data Science leadership from the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Office of the Chief information Officer (OCIO) and National Energy Technology Laboratory (NETL) researchers continue to work together to bolster the Department’s geo-data science capabilities through strategic interagency connections and participation in valuable workforce development programs.
Read More! | Source: NETL Website

NETL Researchers Publish Novel Geospatial Data Science Method in the Journal of Structural Geology for Predicting Faults and Fractures

January 12th, 2021|

A novel geospatial data method developed by NETL researchers for modeling and predicting geologic structural complexity within the subsurface has been published in the Journal of Structural Geology. By helping to develop better tools and techniques to predict the storage and behavior of carbon dioxide, natural gas and other resources within the subsurface, NETL’s innovative research is enabling hydrocarbon extraction efforts to operate cheaper and more efficiently while leaving a lighter environmental footprint.
Read More! | Source: NETL Website

DOE Secretary of Energy Spotlights NETL Carbon Storage R&D

October 28th, 2020|

U.S. Energy Secretary Dan Brouillette
(AP photo / Gene J. Puskar)

U.S. Energy Secretary Dan Brouillette was in the Pittsburgh region Wednesday to announce about $80 million in federal funding to demonstrate that coal, natural gas and other materials can be cleanly burned for electricity with technology that can capture carbon.
Read More!Source: Daniel Moore: dmoore@post-gazette.com, Twitter @PGdanielmoore, First Published October 28, 2020, 5:22pm, Post-Gazette Washington Bureau

De-oiled Lecithin Market 2020 Size By Product Analysis, Application, End-Users, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecast To 2027

October 19th, 2020|

Global De-oiled Lecithin Market By Type (GMO, Non-GMO), Method of Extraction (Acetone Extraction, Carbon Dioxide Extraction, Ultrafiltration Process), Source (Soy, Sunflower, Rapeseed, Egg), Form (Powdered, Granulated), Application (Food, Feed, Personal Care, Pharmaceuticals, Others), Geography (Europe, North America, Asia-Pacific, South America, Middle East & Africa) Industry Trends and Forecast to 2026 – Industry Trends and Forecast to 2026.
Read More!Source: Data Bridge Market Research

Solex Energy Science to tackle energy challenges of tomorrow, today

September 24th, 2020|

New heat transfer technology company leverages bulk solids expertise to support development in the renewable energy sector

CALGARY, ABSept. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ – Evolving needs from renewable energy solutions are sparking a new Canadian-based company to provide a unique spin on a well-proven industrial technology solution.
Read More!Source: Solex Energy Science Inc., Sep 24, 2020, 09:00 ET

A step toward supercritical-carbon-dioxide power generation

August 1st, 2020|

Construction is complete on a new building to house a fully integrated electricity-generating power plant that will demonstrate operability and performance of a 10-MW power-generation facility using supercritical carbon dioxide (sCO2) as the working fluid in a Brayton thermodynamic cycle.
Read More!Source: By Scott Jenkins |  | Chemical Engineering

ENGIE Joins Supercritical Carbon Dioxide Project

June 18th, 2020|

10 MW pilot power plant expected to be operational in 2021

French multinational electric and gas company ENGIE is joining a demonstration project designed to highlight the advantages of supercritical carbon dioxide (sCO2) for power production.
Read More!Source: Diesel & Gas Turbine Worldwide

Energy Cast | Episode 79 | Subsurface Solution | NETL

June 1st, 2020|

Andrea McNemar is carbon storage technology manager for NETL—in Morgantown, West Virginia.  She says the partnerships have completed 19 small-scale field projects and 7 large scale (>1M mT injected) projects.
Read More!Source: Episode 79 | Subsurface Solution | NETL | Energy Cast

New CO2-Screen Software Highlights Potential of Residual Oil Zones

May 11th, 2020|

A new iteration of NETL’s CO2-SCREEN software application is enabling researchers to more accurately estimate carbon dioxide storage potential in previously overlooked locations, opening the door for carbon capture utilization and storage (CCUS) projects on a large scale, along with new enhanced oil recovery operations. Originally developed to estimate prospective carbon dioxide (CO2) storage potential in saline and shale formations, the latest version of the Lab’s CO2-SCREEN (Storage prospeCtive Resource Estimation Excel aNalysis) tool can be used for estimations in residual oil zones (ROZs), which can serve as valuable sites for CCUS projects.
Read More!Source: NETL Website

Chinese scientists discover natural supercritical carbon dioxide

May 10th, 2020|

QINGDAO, May 10 (Xinhua) — Chinese scientists identified bubbles from some hydrothermal vents in the western Pacific Ocean as supercritical carbon dioxide, and this is the first time that natural supercritical carbon dioxide has been discovered on Earth.
Read More!Source: Xinhua | 2020-05-10 17:45:05 | Editor: huaxia

Anderson Shares NETL’s Decarbonization Work at MIT Energy Initiative

March 17th, 2020|

NETL Director Brian Anderson shared the Lab’s contributions in addressing America’s long-term energy challenges while retaining environmental integrity at a gathering of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s (MIT) Energy Initiative. Anderson highlighted NETL’s advances in cost-effective implementation of carbon capture, utilization, and storage (CCUS) technologies throughout the power-generation sector to ensure Americans continue to have access to clean, affordable and reliable energy.
Read More!Source: NETL Website

On-trend: Supercritical CO2 increasingly in the spotlight

January 27th, 2020|

Supercritical carbon dioxide (sCO2), carbon dioxide elevated in a fluid state at or above its critical temperature and critical pressure point, is the subject of increasing application across a range of once tired, less efficient or less than environmentally-friendly applications.
Read More!Source: gasworld, By , 27 January 2020

Energy Department Ranked Global Leader in Carbon Capture and Storage Research

October 15th, 2019|

A recent report issued by the Science of the Total Environment described the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) as a global leader in carbon capture and storage research. With 49 publications, DOE ranked first in both the number of publications and h-index performance, which measures the productivity and citation impact of a scientist.
Read More!Source: ENERGY.GOV

US DOE and NETL invest in projects to advance coal power generation

October 14th, 2019|

The U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Fossil Energy and NETL have selected seven Coal FIRST (flexible, innovative, resilient, small, transformative) conceptual designs to receive US$7 million and proceed with preliminary front-end engineering design (pre-FEED) studies. These designs have been selected from 13 conceptual design studies that were completed by 11 different recipients as part of the first phase of the effort.
Read More!Source: Published by , Editor | World Coal

What Are Supercritical CO2 Power Cycles?

April 1st, 2019|

While conventional power plant cycles produce power from turbines using water or steam as the working fluid, supercritical carbon dioxide (sCO2) cycles use CO2 that is in a supercritical state—at a temperature and pressure above its critical point where liquid and gas phases are not distinguishable.
Read More!Source: Sonal Patel is a POWER associate editor.

10-MW Supercritical Carbon Dioxide Demonstration Project Breaks Ground

October 17th, 2018|

First ground has been broken on a 10-MW pilot of a novel supercritical carbon dioxide (sCO2) technology, a $119 million project that will refine the sCO2 power cycle and demonstrate component performance and scalability.
Read More!Source: Sonal Patel is a POWER associate editor.

This Power Plant Runs on CO2

May 30th, 2018|

Carbon capture costs nothing in NET Power’s new plant, which uses supercritical carbon dioxide to drive a turbine.
Read More!Source: By David Wagman, IEEE Spectrum

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