Highlighting the benefits of CO2 Solutions' low cost, nontoxic, carbon capture technology for the energy sector
QUEBEC CITY, July 13, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - CO2 Solutions Inc. (TSXV: CST), the leader in the field of enzyme-enabled carbon capture technology, today announced that the Corporation's Director of the Valorisation Carbone Québec (VCQ) Project, Dr. Louis Fradette, will be presenting to the Carbon Management Technology Conference (CMTC 2017). The presentation will highlight the benefits of utilizing the CO2 Solutions carbon capture technology combined to the most advanced technologies for converting CO2 for its beneficial reuse. The energy sector is one of many industrial sectors to potentially benefit from the outcomes of Valorisation Carbone Québec, a project unique in the world.
CMTC 2017 will focus on carbon capture, utilization, and storage (CCUS) technologies that provide options for lowering greenhouse gas emissions while maintaining fuel diversity for sustainable growth. CMTC 2017 provides an unbiased platform to present information on carbon management solutions for continued energy and economic growth.
CMTC 2017 builds on CMTC 2015 that attracted over 200 speakers and attendees from 16 countries, of which 54% were from industry, 34% from academia/research organization and 12% from numerous governments. CMTC 2017 will build on this success by sharing insights and lessons learned on the requirements for carbon capture, utilization and storage (CCUS) deployment as well as the proposed technologies for a modern energy infrastructure that maintains fuel diversity for sustainable growth, while addressing climate change. This international conference is unique in its focus on current industry large-scale CCUS options being demonstrated while looking forward into the next generation of innovation by leading researchers worldwide.
Further information on the event can be found http://fscarbonmanagement.org/cmtc/2017. Dr. Fradette's presentation will take place on Tuesday, July 18, 2017 at 3:30 p.m., central daylight saving time. The presentation will be posted on CO2 Solutions' website.
About CO2 Solutions Inc.
CO2 Solutions is an innovator in the field of enzyme-enabled carbon capture and has been actively working to develop and commercialize the technology for stationary sources of carbon pollution. CO2 Solutions' technology lowers the cost barrier to Carbon Capture, Sequestration and Utilization (CCSU), positioning it as a viable CO2 mitigation tool, as well as enabling industry to derive profitable new products from these emissions. CO2 Solutions has built an extensive patent portfolio covering the use of carbonic anhydrase, or analogues thereof, for the efficient post-combustion capture of carbon dioxide with low‐energy aqueous solvents. Further information can be found at www.co2solutions.com
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For further information: Investor Relations and Media Contact: CO2 Solutions, Jérémie Lavoie, 418-842-3456, ext. 223, [email protected], www.co2solutions.com; or NATIONAL Equicom, Marc Lakmaaker, 416-848-1397, [email protected]