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By M.Mercedes Maroto-Valer

The fossil-fuel strength area and energy-intensive industries are significant manufacturers of carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions, contributing to emerging international CO2 degrees which were associated with weather switch. CO2 trap and garage (CCS) expertise is as a result being constructed for program to strength crops and in CO2-intensive industries to lessen the carbon footprint of those actions, as a way to mitigate the possibly destructive results of weather swap. CO2 trap strategies diversity from submit- and pre-combustion separation to complicated combustion-based suggestions, that are acceptable to either new-build energy plant or as a retrofit to present plant, and will even be followed in different industries. CO2 garage thoughts diversity from geological sequestration in deep saline aquifers and utilisation of CO2 for superior oil and gasoline restoration, to mineral carbonation and biofixation. advancements and concepts during this box are aimed toward expanding the effectiveness and reducing the price of catch, and at verifying the security and efficacy of storage/sequestration. advancements and innovation in carbon dioxide (CO2) trap and garage expertise, Volumes 1 and a couple of, offer a complete reference at the cutting-edge of analysis, improvement and demonstration of CCS know-how within the strength zone and in undefined. quantity 1 at first stories the economics, legislation and making plans of CCS for strength crops and undefined, and is going directly to discover advancements and innovation in submit- and pre-combustion and complicated combustion strategies and applied sciences for CO2 trap in strength crops. This insurance is prolonged with sections on CO2 compression, delivery and injection and commercial functions of CCS expertise, together with within the cement, concrete, iron and metal industries. With its extraordinary foreign group of members, advancements and innovation in carbon dioxide (CO2) trap and garage expertise, Volumes 1 and a couple of, can be a typical reference for pro and supervisor within the strength region and similar industries, in addition to to lecturers and researchers during this very important box.

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Two recent books presenting a holistic account of CCS technologies are available by Wilson and Gerard (2007) and Shackley and Gough (2006). An earlier account on the science and technology of CO2 mitigation is available by Halmann and Steinberg (1999). Marini (2007), Baines and Worden (2004) and Wanty and Seal II (2004) provide extensive information on geological sequestration of CO2. A series of reports are available from many leading professional and research organisations/institutions and government bodies/departments.

The cost of captured CO2 is always less than the avoided cost of CO2 emissions because the energy required to operate the CO2 capture system adds to the amount of CO2 emitted per kWh. 3 summarizes the emissions rates and costs for power plants with and without CO2 capture (IPCC, 2005). 3 Emissions rates and costs associated with power plants with and without CO2 capture (IPCC, 2005) CO2 emissions rate (kgCO2/MWh) Electricity cost ($/MWh) Technology With CO2 No CO2 With CO2 No CO2 Cost of Cost of capture capture capture capture captured CO2 avoided CO2 ($/tonne CO2) ($/tonne CO2) Coal PC plant 92–145 NGCC 40–66 Coal IGCC 65–152 736–811 62–86 344–379 43–72 682–846 54–79 43–52 31–50 41–61 23–35 33–57 11–32 29–51 37–74 13–37 IGCC = integrated combined cycle; NGCC = natural gas combined cycle; PC = pulverized coal.

3, pre-combustion decarbonization adds flexibility, as a variety of products can be made including electricity and fuels such as hydrogen, syngas, SNG (synthetic natural gas), or methanol. 2 CO2 capture processes (IPCC, 2005). 3 Pre-combustion capture options (CCGT = combined cycle gas turbine) (IEA, 2008). 1 Plant level modeling First, we define the system boundaries and the plant configuration. To assess the incremental cost of implementing CO2 capture, we also specify a reference case fossil energy plant without CO2 capture.

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