12 Aug '18, 11pm

Cheers to that: Drax in talks with beer industry over CCS solution to CO2 shortage

Cheers to that: Drax in talks with beer industry over CCS solution to CO2 shortage

Drax has revealed it is in talks with the British Beer & Pub Association over potentially using captured CO2 from its North Yorkshire biomass power station to help produce beer, following UK shortages of the gas across the drinks manufacturing sector this summer. The UK energy firm plans to begin trialling new carbon capture technology at the Selby power station later this year in partnership with C-Capture, a specialist spin-out from the University of Leeds, backed by £400,000 investment. Related articles Community eco-farm launches £500,000 share offer Caribbean nations and businesses launch $1bn low carbon development drive Cheers to that: Drax in talks with beer industry over CCS solution to CO2 shortage Lift off: Mitsubishi greenhouse gas 'hunting' satellite set for launch Clean tech to the fore in £780m Catapult Centre funding pledge The move marks Europe's first bio...

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