Initiatives in carbon capture and storage at PETROBRAS Research and Development Center

Sueli Akemi Hatimondi, Ana Paula Santana Musse, Clarissa Lovato Melo, Rodolfo Dino, Andrea de Castro Araujo Moreira
2011 Energy Procedia  
The development and application of CO 2 separation technologies and geological storage is a strategic opportunity in terms of GHG mitigation especially for the energy industry. PETROBRAS has recently established strategies to face this technological challenge. In 2007 a corporate program was started off -PROCLIMA -under the coordination of PETROBRAS R&D Center (CENPES), aiming to provide technical management and support for the full development of the PETROBRAS' CCS portfolio. Under the
more » ... . Under the leadership of PETROBRAS, PROCLIMA articulates with the Climate Change and Carbon Sequestration Network, integrating Brazilian Universities and R & D institutions, also including international cooperation.
doi:10.1016/j.egypro.2011.02.616 fatcat:efb2bvwdsneotd4hd3d7ukzxze