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Carbon Capture

Volume 451: debated on Monday 30 October 2006

To ask the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry what recent discussions he has had with Commissioner Piebalgs on European Commission proposals to require all new coal-fired power plants built in the European Union to be designated to allow retrofit of carbon capture technologies. (96128)

None. There are currently no European Commission proposals to require all new coal fired plants built in the European Union to be made ‘capture ready’.