Notable news.

From press releases to related articles on climate mitigation technology that offer a unique perspective, you will find the latest news here. Check back often for new postings, or — to enjoy the latest news delivered straight to your inbox — join our free email list today.

Continued from Home page

Pioneering Change from the Ground Up.
As presented at the Prairie Lightning Symposium, September 30, 2012

Sallie Greenberg, Assistant Director, Advanced Energy Technology Initiative, discusses increases in global energy demands and the need to stabilize CO2 emissions. Dr. Greenberg looks at Illinois geology and the unique properties that make it suitable for long term CO2 storage. The Illinois Basin - Decatur Project is highlighted in demonstrating the viability of carbon capture and storage, which to date has stored more than 700,000 tonnes of CO2.

To sign up for our STEP newsletter email Kathy Atchley at with the subject line Newsletter.

Link to MGSC Web site.
The Sequestration Training and Education Program
615 East Peabody Drive
Champaign, Illinois 61820

Office 217-244-4068
Fax 217-333-2830

STEP is a program of the Advanced Energy Technology Initiative, University of Illinois.
©2010 MGSC. All rights reserved. This material is based upon work supported by the U.S. Department of Energy under Award Number DE-FE0002462 and the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity #09-484002.
Return to our home page.