Carbon Capture and Storage
Co-op CEO Urges Congress to Boost Carbon Capture Technologies
More than 40% of Minnkota Power Cooperative’s energy comes from wind and other renewables.
Carbon XPrize Winners Produce Better Concrete While Containing CO2 Emissions
One of two winners of the Carbon XPrize has ties to electric co-ops and reduced CO2 emissions.
Basin Electric Finds Markets for Captured Carbon Dioxide
Carbon from Basin Electric synthetic fuels plant repurposed for commercial use.
Wyoming Carbon Storage Project Advances to Next Phase
Phase 3 of the project includes testing and data collection at Dry Fork Station.
Senate Panel Looks at Co-op Role in Carbon Capture Research in Wyoming
Co-op-supported Wyoming Integrated Test Center highlights carbon capture research.
Senate Bill Streamlines Path for Carbon Capture Projects
Researchers are studying ways to store CO2 underground or turn it into marketable products.
Federal Grant Advances Co-op’s Carbon Storage Project in Wyoming
A co-op-sponsored project could ultimately store 50 million tons of carbon underground.
Congress Approves Defense Bill That Includes New Grants for Co-ops
Final bill doesn’t include provisions for co-ops to more easily begin carbon-capture programs.
Senate Panel Approves $1 Billion for Electric Vehicle Charging Stations
The bill also would make it easier for co-ops to do carbon-capture projects to reduce CO2 emission
Defense Bill Could Benefit Co-ops With Grants, Carbon-Capture Projects
A final defense bill may also codify President Trump’s order to help prevent electromagnetic pul