7 November 2013

A New Age for Coal with Carbon Capture and Storage

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SCI's Science and Enterprise Group

Institute of Materials

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Synopsis
The International Energy Agency (IEA) states that CCS, or Carbon Capture and Storage, could reduce global carbon dioxide emissions by 19%, and that fighting climate change could cost 70% more without CCS.
In March 2013, the UK Government Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) announced a £1bn CCS Commercialisation Programme Competition aimed at developing technology at scale for the removal of CO2 emissions from coal and gas fired power stations. 
The first in a series of SCI events exploring solutions for large scale capture, storage and utilisation of CO2, this conference will provide an update on the enabling technologies for combustion and CO2 capture, CCS projects underway and planned, and models and drivers for commercialisation.
Attendees

This conference is intended for

  • Policy managers ( re regulatory development)
  • Academics in the field (re market development)
  • R&D managers
  • Marketing and business development managers
  • Investment decision makers
  • Media

Programme

Event Day

Event Schedule
09:30
Registration and refreshments
10:00
Introduction by chair for morning session Chair: Stuart Haszeldine, Edinburgh University
10:05
The role of coal in the evolution of European energy policy Mark Powell, AT Kearney Energy and Utilities Group
10:30
A new age for coal with CCS - constraints on growth Jeff Chapman, Carbon Capture and Storage Association
10:55
Commercial feasibility of integrated gasification combined cycle (IGCC) Francisco García Peña, ELCOGAS Puertollano IGCC Plant
11:20
Flameless pressurised oxycombustion (FPO) Massimo Malavasi, ITEA
11:45
Refreshments
12:15
Overview of CO2 capture Paul Fennel, Imperial College London
12:40
Status and future outlook for carbon credit certificates Alexandre Vial, Entercap France
13:05
From clean coal fired power plants to zero emission coal fired plants: 10 years of experiences of ENEL group Giancarlo Benelli, ENEL
13:30
Lunch
14:30
Introduction by chair for the afternoon session Chair: Andy Brown, Progressive Energy
14:35
CO2 storage / disposal technologies Stuart Haszeldine, Edinburgh University
15:00
White Rose carbon capture and storage project Peter Emery, Drax Power
15:25
Models and drivers for commercialisation George Day, Energy Technology Institute
15:50
Panel Q&A and presentation of poster prize
16:15
Refreshments and close

Venue and Contact

Iom Communicaitons (Iom)

Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining
1 Carlton House Terrace
London
SW1Y 5DB

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Conference Team

Tel: +44 (0)20 7598 1561

Email: conferences@soci.org


Fees

Registration

Member* fee £200
Non-Members £260
Academics and Charities £100
Students presenting posters £75

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Additional Info

Posters - deadline extended

Poster submissions are invited on the topic of R&D into capture, storage and utilisation of CO2. To make a submission, please send a 250 word abstract entitled "A New Age for Coal with CCS - poster abstract", by 25 October 2013 to conferences@soci.org. All submissions will be acknowledged.