Fears have been raised of “another false dawn” for north-east jobs on carbon capture and storage (CCS) as the government risks falling behind on delivery plans.
Peterhead Port has been named as the ideal UK-wide hub to facilitate a carbon capture and storage (CCS) boom in the north of Scotland, a new study has revealed.
The UK Government has announced fresh funding for carbon capture and storage (CCS) in the north-east – three years after scrapping a £1bn stake for developing the technology.
A “major milestone” has been reached in the development of a pioneering clean energy project at the St Fergus gas terminal in Aberdeenshire.
Shell’s plans to decommission a North Sea pipeline have not derailed a major clean energy scheme in Peterhead, organisers have insisted. The energy giant yesterday submitted plans to the UK government to shut down the Goldeneye field, which lies 81 miles north-east of Aberdeen. To read more on Energy Voice, click here.
A prominent Labour MP has accused the UK Government of marching carbon capture and storage backers “up to the top of the hill” only to march them “back down again” in the past.
Jobs in energy intensive industries like the oil and gas sector will disappear from the UK unless technologies such as carbon capture and storage are taken forward, a leading expert has warned.
A north-east politician is demanding that the chancellor stops “starving” the region and unlocks a potential £1 billion investment in Peterhead.
Carbon capture and storage is back on track for a full-scale scheme to open in the 2030s, according to the UK Government.
An Aberdeen company has reached the finals of an international competition to develop breakthrough carbon capture and storage (CCS) technologies.
Aberdeen South MP Callum McCaig is urging Philip Hammond to include targets for carbon capture and storage development in today's Autumn Statement.
MPs are today calling on the UK Government to produce a new strategy for carbon capture and storage (CCS) after the last-minute axing of £1billion of funding last year.
Lindsay Razaq, Westminster Correspondent
Industry experts have warned the scrapping of a billion-pound funding competition for carbon capture and storage development will "double" the cost of the UK meeting its climate change targets.
The SNP has left a multimillion pound renewables fund languishing in a bank account for more than five years - despite publicly criticising the decision to withdraw support for the carbon capture and storage scheme at Peterhead.
A world-leading north-east energy project was on the brink of securing hundreds of millions of pounds last night.
Councillors have paved the way for a pioneering green energy plant to be built at a north-east port.
A leading renewable energy expert has said the north-east should be proud of "globally significant" carbon capture plans unveiled for its biggest town.
Plans for a pioneering clean energy project in the north-east have been formally tabled with Aberdeenshire Council in a major milestone for the multimillion-pound scheme.
Fresh plans for a pioneering green energy scheme went on public display yesterday.
Members of the public will be given the chance to tour the site of Peterhead's planned Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) facility next month.
Building a world-leading green energy scheme in Peterhead will create 44,000 jobs and generate £7billion for the Scottish economy, a new report will claim today.