Topic: Gulf Coast Carbon Center

U.S. Can Curb Carbon Emissions While Boosting Domestic Oil Production, Report Says

May 23, 2011

Report urges U.S. to increase combination of carbon capture and storage with enhanced oil recovery to increase domestic oil production while curbing emissions of carbon dioxide.

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Scientist Discusses "Put It Back" Process of Carbon Capture

Feb. 28, 2011

Event: Dr. Tip Meckel will discuss one of the promising but little known options to reduce atmospheric emissions of the greenhouse gas carbon dioxide (CO2).

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University Receives $19 Million to Monitor Carbon Storage Project

June 28, 2010

The University of Texas at Austin will receive up to $19 million from the U.S. Department of Energy and NRG Energy to design and oversee a monitoring plan for a carbon capture and storage demonstration project in southeast Texas.

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University Receives $6 Million to Assess Carbon Storage Sites in Gulf of Mexico

Sept. 24, 2009

The University of Texas at Austin will use $6 million in grants from the U.S. Department of Energy and the Texas General Land Office to identify state-owned areas underlying the Gulf of Mexico where carbon dioxide (CO2) can be stored safely and economically.

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The University of Texas at Austin Receives $1 Million Grant to Build Carbon Capture and Storage Workforce

Sept. 9, 2009

The University of Texas at Austin will use a $994,702 grant from the U.S. Department of Energy to help create a skilled workforce for the emerging carbon capture and storage industry and to build public awareness of the technology's benefits to society.

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