Carbon challenge: Engineers need to come up with a way for people to use fossil fuels without putting C02 into the atmosphere

Gibbins, Jon
February 2009
Engineer (00137758);2/23/2009, Vol. 294 Issue 7766, p18
The article reports on the significant role played by carbon capture and storage (CCS) technologies in reducing carbon dioxide emission from fossil fuels in Great Britain. It is believed that CCS will play essential role in capturing carbon dioxide from fossil fuels and fossil fuel power plants storing it away from the atmosphere. It reveals that the government should require fossil fuel power plants to install CCS by 2020, which is essential in preventing climate change.


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