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Global Carbon Capture and Storage Planned Installed Capacity to Hit 10,000 Megawatts in 2020

FARMINGTON, Conn., Dec. 18, 2012 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Carbon capture and storage has potential to assume a core role in the energy mix of many nations. Countries like the United Kingdom are already planning and implementing new projects such as an online database to gauge how much offshore carbon dioxide storage space is realistically available. In Australia, the $208 million Callide Oxyfuel Project has entered the demonstration phase and marks the continent's first carbon capture plant.

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Three trend-capturing market research reports selected by Global Information Inc (GII) break down the global carbon capture and storage market and provide innovative insights for executives.

Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) for Coal-Fired Plants - Opportunity Assessment and Key Country Analysis to 2025

The total installed capacity of global coal-fired Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) amounted to 238 Megawatts (MW) at the end of 2011. This includes pilot demonstration projects only, as there are not yet any large-scale coal power projects online. In 2008, the 30 MW capacity Schwarze Pumpe plant came online, which uses an oxy-firing capture process. Two more pilot projects came online in the US in the same year. Following this, Australia, France, Spain, the Netherlands and Italy also completed the construction of CCS pilot projects. On the basis of the CCS demonstration projects that have already been announced globally, 10 Gigawatts (GW) of capacity is expected to have come online by 2020.

An Executive Summary for this report and free sample pages from the full document are available at http://www.giiresearch.com/report/gd256330-carbon-capture-storage-ccs-coal-fired-plants.html

The Carbon Capture & Storage (CCS) Market 2013-2023

The value of the global carbon capture and storage market will be $7.78 billion in 2013. This report looks into the opportunities that the global carbon capture and storage market offers and its application to various industries that emit CO2 besides large power plants, and examines various government policies and initiatives that are stimulating industries to implement clean or low carbon technologies by adopting carbon capture and storage technologies. Among those policies considered are carbon tax, prospects of carbon emission trading schemes (ETS), direct funding for carbon capture and storage and other awards for innovations.

An Executive Summary for this report and free sample pages from the full document are available at http://www.giiresearch.com/report/gd256330-carbon-capture-storage-ccs-coal-fired-plants.html

Global Carbon Management Software and Services Market 2011-2015

The global market for carbon management software and services (CMSS) is forecast to grow at a 35.9% CAGR through 2015. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the increasing shift toward green concept. The Global CMSS market has also been witnessing increased number of governmental rules and regulations. However, lack of awareness regarding CMSS could pose a challenge to the growth of this market.

Key vendors dominating this market space include Enablon North America Corp., Enviance Inc., Hara Software Inc., and IHS Inc. Other vendors mentioned in this report: Advantage IQ Inc., Accenture plc, PE International GmbH, IBM Corp., Summit Energy Services Inc., Greenstone Carbon Management Ltd., CarbonSystems Pty Ltd., Carbonetworks, Deloitte Inc., Foresite Systems Ltd., Intelex Technologies Inc., Perillon Software Inc., ProcessMAP Corp., TRIRIGA Inc., Verisae Inc., and Verteego.

An Executive Summary for this report and free sample pages from the full document are available at http://www.giiresearch.com/report/infi245872-global-carbon-management-software-services-market.html

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