US Department of Energy wants to dramatically reduce the cost of carbon capture technology | Engadget

The plant will capture 4,000 tons of CO2 per year at a cost of about $600 per ton for bulk purchases. The US Department of Energy wants to accelerate the development of carbon capture technology. Chimeworks, the company that operates Orca, aims to reduce the cost to $300 or less per ton by 2030. In September, Orca, the largest direct carbon capture facility ever, opened in Iceland. On Friday, the agency announced a program called Carbon Negative Shot.
The US Department of Energy wants to accelerate the development of carbon capture technology. On Friday, the agency announced a program called Carbon Negative Shot . Part of its Energy Earthshots … [+1370 chars]