Rhein on Energy and Climate

Archives for Carbon capture and storage

Coal-fired power plants are the worst emitters of greenhouse gases. This goes for US, China, India, Australia, Poland and many other countries. It is therefore urgent to curb their emissions. This can be done by: fixing strict C02 emission standards; inviting banks to make loans for power plants subject to strict emission standards. The USA… » read more

Posted by Eberhard Rhein

Humanity need not worry about the long-term electricity supply. It will learn to burn the huge coal reserves in Australia, China, Russia, India, USA and South Africa without worrying about C02 emissions. Carbon capture and storage (CCS) is the magic technology that offers that assurance. The EU has established the “European Technology Platform for zero… » read more

Posted by Eberhard Rhein