16th Greenhouse Gas Control Technologies Conference

Lyon, 23-27 October 2022

GHGt16 was held in Lyon (France) during 23-27 October 2022. This conference is one of the most important forums for technical discussions related to the field of greenhouse gas control technology. During the GHGT16, three works were presented with the recent advances of the BackCap project:

-J.J. Fierro et al. “Preliminary results of Calcium Hydroxide based CaL applied for low annual capacity factor coal-fired power plants”.

-N. Mader et al. “Entrained flow carbonation of industrial Ca(OH)2 for CO2 capture in a TRL 4-5 Test Rig”. 

-B. Arias et al. “Closing the carbon loop in Power-to-Fuel-to-Power systems using Ca(OH)2 as CO2 sorbent”. 

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Glasgow Climate Change Conference – October-November 2021

November 5th 2021

The COP 26 UN Climate Change Conference, hosted by the UK in partnership with Italy, will take place from 31 October to 12 November 2021 in the Scottish Event Campus (SEC) in Glasgow, UK. In light of the worldwide effects of COVID-19, the COP Bureau of the UNFCCC, with the UK and its Italian partners, had decided to re-schedule the conference initially slated for November 2020. Rescheduling the conference ensures that all parties can focus on the issues to be discussed at this vital conference and allows more time for the necessary preparations to take place. We will continue to work with all involved to increase climate ambition, build resilience and lower emissions.

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Dr. Borja Arias
CO2 Capture group, Carbon Science and Technology Institute (INCAR – CSIC)
C/ Francisco Pintado Fe, 26, 33011 OVIEDO, Spain