Capital Power partners on post-combustion Carbon Capture and Storage project at Keephills 3
Project Pioneer designed to sequester 1 million tonnes of CO(2) annually from power plant emissions
A Letter of Intent has been signed with the Province of
Pioneer entails the development of a CCS facility at the
“Capital Power and TransAlta partnered to develop
The second phase of Front End Engineering and Design (FEED) for Pioneer is scheduled to be complete by
In addition to Project Pioneer, Capital Power is completing FEED work on a pre-combustion CCS project, the Genesee Integrated Gasification Combined Cycle (IGCC) power facility. The FEED project is being conducted in conjunction with the Canadian Clean Power Coalition, in partnership with the Alberta Energy Research Institute and Natural Resources Canada.
“Our work to date has demonstrated that gasification technology has a promising future as a near-zero emission source of baseload power generation, but it is not economic in today’s power price environment,” said Capital Power Senior Vice President, Dr.
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