SCCS Newsletter - March 2016

News, events and jobs from the world of carbon capture and storage. View this email in your browser
SCCS team

The SCCS team has moved to new offices

As of this week, the SCCS Team will be based at the Edinburgh Centre for Carbon Innovation. We'll also have a base at the new Lyell Centre on the Heriot-Watt University campus. Come and visit us! Contact details at


Upcoming Events

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Linking hydrogen and CCS

ECCI, 9 March 2016

This joint SHFCA and SCCS event will consider how opportunities for hydrogen with CCS can support the development of low-carbon energy systems. The event will attract experts from industry, academia and the Scottish Government.
More details

Recent News


Canadian and Scottish scientists strengthen links

The University of Edinburgh has signed a significant collaboration with the University of Regina in Canada, paving the way for strategic international research and MSc opportunities.
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Scottish CO2 hub

Scottish hub is 'a unique opportunity for the UK'

A new SCCS report has flagged up the role of a Scottish CO₂ hub in providing a stepwise and affordable route to a CCS industry in the UK using existing infrastructure, shipping and ideal storage assets beneath the North Sea.
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SCCS Statements


Clarity needed on role of CCS in UK energy policy

SCCS has supported recommendations made by the UK select committee on energy and climate change, which warned that the UK will struggle to meet climate change commitments without CCS technology.
Read our statement

COP21 letters

Paris deal implications for UK energy and industry

In a letter to Energy Secretary, Amber Rudd, the UK Committee on Climate Change set out what the agreement made at the COP21 climate talks means for UK climate policy.

Read our statement

Want to join us?

If you’re a CCS researcher based at another Scottish university, your work could benefit from being part of the SCCS partnership. Find out more by emailing, or call us on 0131 650 0270.
Team photo and Regina MoU signing by Will Robb Photography
Scottish CO2 hub graphic: SCCS
CO2 cloud photo: Shutterstock
COP21 photo: Ciara O'Connor

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