• Views: 550
  • No comments

Book Category: Engineering and Technology
Posted by admin 12-10-2013, 21:29


Carbon Capture and Storag

Carbon Capture and Storag

2009 | PDF | 408 pages | 5 MB

Carbon dioxide capture and storage (CCS) is a technology aimed at reducing greenhouse gas emissions from burning fossil fuels during industrial and energy-related processes. CCS involves the capture, transport and long-term storage of carbon dioxide, usually in geological reservoirs deep underground that would otherwise be released to the atmosphere. Carbon dioxide capture and storage offers important possibilities for making further use of fossil fuels more compatible with climate change mitigation policies. The largest volumes of CO2 could be captured from large point sources such as from power generation, which alone accounts for about 40 per cent of total anthropogenic CO2 emissions. The development of capture technologies in the power generation sector could be particularly important in view of the projected increase in demand for electricity in fast developing countries with enormous coal reserves (IEA 2002a). Although, this prospect is promising, more research is needed to overcome several hurdles such as important costs of capture technology and the match of large capture sources with adequate geological storage sites. The book will provide a comprehensive, detailed but non-specialist overview of the wide range of technologies involved in carbon dioxide capture and sequestration.
Focuses on technology rather than regulation and cost
Covers both traditional and cutting edge capture technology
Contains an abundance of case-studies an worked out examples
Insight into CSS technical processes

Rated:
Total votes: 1

Related Books:

  • Marketing to the Campus Crowd: Everything You Need to Know to Capture the $ ...

    Marketing to the Campus Crowd: Everything You Need to Know to Capture the $ ...
  • Green Carbon Dioxide: Advances in CO2 Utilization

    Green Carbon Dioxide: Advances in CO2 Utilization
  • Digital Capture After Dark

    Digital Capture After Dark
  • Dishing Up Maine: 165 Recipes That Capture Authentic Down East Flavors

    Dishing Up Maine: 165 Recipes That Capture Authentic Down East Flavors
  • Dishing Up Washington: 150 Recipes That Capture Authentic Regional Flavors

    Dishing Up Washington: 150 Recipes That Capture Authentic Regional Flavors
  • Large Scale Renewable Power Generation: Advances in Technologies for Genera ...

    Large Scale Renewable Power Generation: Advances in Technologies for Genera ...
  • Personality Capture and Emulation

    Personality Capture and Emulation
  • Selling the Intangible Company: How to Negotiate and Capture the Value of a ...

    Selling the Intangible Company: How to Negotiate and Capture the Value of a ...
  • Spatial Capture-Recapture

    Spatial Capture-Recapture
  • New and Future Developments in Catalysis: Activation of Carbon Dioxide

    New and Future Developments in Catalysis: Activation of Carbon Dioxide
  • Fine Art Wedding Photography: How to Capture Images with Style for the Mode ...

    Fine Art Wedding Photography: How to Capture Images with Style for the Mode ...
  • Returning Carbon to Nature: Coal, Carbon Capture, and Storage

    Returning Carbon to Nature: Coal, Carbon Capture, and Storage
  • 3DTV Content Capture, Encoding and Transmission: Building the Transport Inf ...

    3DTV Content Capture, Encoding and Transmission: Building the Transport Inf ...
  • Power Hungry: The Myths of "Green" Energy and the Real Fuels of the Futur ...

    Power Hungry: The Myths of
  • Nikon Capture NX 2画像編集講座

    Nikon Capture NX 2画像編集講座
comments powered by Disqus