Coalition Pushes EU To Launch CCS Program

Law360, New York (November 12, 2008, 12:00 AM EST) -- The European Union must launch at least 10 carbon capture and storage demonstration projects to make CCS a commercial reality by 2020, a coalition formed to eliminate emissions has said.

On Monday, the European Technology Platform for Zero Emission Fossil Fuel Power Plants, or ZEP, released a proposal for an EU-wide carbon capture and storage demonstration program.

The report called for €17 billion ($21 billion) to €24 billion ($30 billion) to build 10 to 12 CCS demonstration projects to test technologies and increase awareness about carbon...
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