Carbon Storage: 13 locations selected for UK’s first licensing round

The UK’s first-ever carbon storage (CS) licensing round formally kicked off yesterday, in a move that marks a major step forward for plans to capture 20 to 30 million tons of CO2 a year from a series of low carbon industrial clusters. Launched by the North Sea Transition Authority (NSTA), the licensing round will cover … Read more

Balancing Act: New offshore wind research aims to deliver net gain for biodiversity

Data collected by industry, government, and academics across seven countries – including 50,000 seabed samples – is to be included as part of efforts to ensure the expansion of offshore wind projects delivers a net gain for marine biodiversity. The North Sea Net Gain The study – which is to be led by The Crown … Read more