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Carbon Sequestration

Volume 496: debated on Thursday 16 July 2009

To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change pursuant to the statement on 23 April 2009, Official Report, columns 382-84, on coal carbon capture and storage, whether any recent changes have been made to his Department’s policy for the phased scaling of carbon capture and storage demonstration plants. (283180)

The detailed terms of the competition are not yet finalised. The overarching objectives of the CCS demonstration competition remain as stated in the Project Information Memorandum. A copy can be found at

http://www.decc.gov.uk/en/content/cms/what_we_do/uk_supply/energymix/ccs/CCS_demonstrat/CCS_demonstrat.aspx