Carbon emissions being captured in pilot project at Drax wood-fired power plant in UK
SELBY, England, Feb. 8, 2019 (Press Release) -The first bioenergy carbon capture and storage (BECCS) pilot project of its kind in the world at Drax Power Station – the UK’s biggest renewable power generator, has started capturing carbon dioxide.
- The first carbon dioxide has been captured using C-Capture technology at Drax Power Station in their innovative BECCS pilot.
- This moves Britain further ahead in the race to develop BECCS technologies – essential in the fight against climate change.
- The project could enable Drax to become the world’s first negative emissions power station – reducing harmful greenhouse gases accumulating in the atmosphere.
The demonstration plant ...