The World’s most extensive research project looking into the geological storage of carbon dioxide in a depleted oil reservoir....Learn More
A major international research program looking at the capture, transport, injection and storage of carbon dioxide in a geological formation....Learn More
Since 1998 the PTRC has been funding enhanced oil recovery research and offers the most comprehensive set of projects investigating environmental and economic improvements to oil production....Learn More
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The PTRC and SANEDI are pleased to announce the official signing of a memorandum of understanding to share knowledge and develop research initiatives on carbon capture and storage. SANEDI, through its South African Centre for Carbon Capture and Storage, is in the process of developing its first CCS pilot Project. PTRC, with its extensive knowledge of CCS through two projects (Weyburn-Midale and Aquistore) will offer an exchange of knowledge and ideas as SACCCS moves forward on its project. The signing happened at the 13th Conference on Greenhouse Gas Control Technologies in Lausanne Switzwerland. For a full press release, click here .
The Petroleum Technology Research Centre (PTRC) is a not-for-profit corporation founded in 1998 to foster research and development into enhanced oil recovery and carbon storage, with the goals of improving recovery rates while reducing the environmental footprint of the oil and gas industry.