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UNFCCC Publishes Carbon Capture and Storage Submissions

UNFCCC26 July 2011: The UNFCCC Secretariat has published ten submissions (FCCC/SBSTA/2011/MISC.10) on views on carbon dioxide capture and storage (CCS) in geological formations as Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) project activities.

The submissions are from: Australia; Grenada, on behalf of the Alliance of Small Island States (AOSIS); Hungary, on behalf of the EU; Indonesia; Japan; Norway; Qatar; Saudi Arabia; United Arab Emirates (UAE); and the US.

In addition, ten submissions from admitted intergovernmental organizations and non-governmental organizations (NGOs) (FCCC/SBSTA/2011/MISC.11) have been reproduced on the UNFCCC website.

These submissions are from: International Energy Agency (IEA); Bellona Foundation; Carbon Capture and Storage Association; Climate Action Network International; Environmental Defense Fund; Clean Air Task Force; Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) and a non-admitted observer organization; Eurelectric; Greenpeace; International Emissions Trading Association; World Coal Association; and World Resources Institute (WRI).

These submissions will be considered by the 35th sessions of the Subsidiary Body for Scientific and Technological Advice. [Publication: Views on Carbon Dioxide Capture and Storage in Geological Formations as Clean Development Mechanism Project Activities - Submissions from Parties] [Submission from the IEA] [Submissions from NGOs] [Publication: Views on Carbon Dioxide Capture and Storage in Geological Formations as Clean Development Mechanism Project Activities - Submissions from Admitted Observer Organizations]