Oxy-Combustion Capture

With oxy-combustion, coal is burned in oxygen instead of in air, with resulting exhaust containing only CO2 and water vapor. Because it yields an almost 100% CO2 stream that is readily transportable, the process has strong potential but is extremely energy-intensive.

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Fact

CATF is working to

  • Establish carbon capture and storage as a major global industry.
  • Create a new generation of technologies and institutions capable of removing carbon dioxide that has already been released to the atmosphere.
  • Work directly with industry on getting more federal and state money to support these projects. 
  • Communicate with national and international news outlets, seeking to be seen as an honest arbitrator in coal and climate factual disagreements