TITLE

Capturing Carbon's Potential

AUTHOR(S)
de Guzman, Doris
PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;1/19/2009, Vol. 275 Issue 3, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the advantages of using Carbon Capture and Sequestration (CCS) technology in several companies. According to the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), CCS is the most promising technology for the rapid global emission reduction. IPCC states that global emission can be reduced by up to 55% by 2100 when using CCS. INSET: What to do with all that carbon?.
ACCESSION #
36527164

 

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