Coal-fired technologies back in the spotlight

Overcoming the environmental and technical challenges of electricity from coal is a major challenge. Sean Ottewell looks at new technologies that could help.

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What is carbon capture and storage?

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Carbon capture and storage (CCS) is the process of capturing carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions from large-point sources (such as power stations and industrial facilities) and transporting the gases in pipelines to very deep subsurface rock formations, where it can be safely and permanently stored. CCS prevents the release of large quantities of CO2 into the atmosphere, which is causing climate change.

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