Decc aids Scottish CCS project
Peterhead power station will receive UK government funding to help develop a carbon capture and storage (CCS) facility
The Scottish plant will share £100 million from Decc’s £1 billion CCS commercialisation programme with the Yorkshire-based White Rose project. Peterhead aims to become the world’s first commercial-scale CCS operation at a gas-fired power station.
The project, a joint venture between Shell and SSE, involves retrofitting a post-combustion capture installation at the power plant and store the captured carbon ...