European Cement Decarbonisation Summit 2024


European Cement Decarbonisation Summit 2024

Posted on: March 22nd, 2024 by ccsaEditor

The European Cement Decarbonisation Summit 2024 will take place in Hamburg on the 30th & 31st October. Attendees will be able to connect with other leaders of the industry about innovative technologies, best practices, and policy initiatives aimed at reducing the carbon footprint of cement production.

Experienced, senior-level speakers from Cement Producers, Construction Companies, Carbon Capture Providers, Mining Companies and many more will share their insights and experiences, providing valuable perspectives on the challenges and opportunities in decarbonising.

The conference will also provide a platform for networking and collaboration among professionals and stakeholders interested in sustainable construction. Overall, the event promises to be an informative and engaging opportunity for those involved in the industry to explore solutions for reducing its environmental impact.

For more information and to register for tickets visit the conference website here.

CCSA Member Showcase with Ingersoll Rand

Posted on: March 21st, 2024 by ccsaEditor

The CCSA is delighted to host a Member Showcase with Ingersoll Rand on Tuesday 23rd April 2024.

These member only online events feature presentations by members and offer the opportunity for members to showcase their company and activities to the wider CCSA membership, as well as providing a forum for networking.

This Member Showcase and will be presented by Francesco Bernardini, Sustainable Energy Market Development Manager covering Europe, Africa, Middle-East and India on Tuesday 23 April 2024, 12:00 GMT.

INGERSOLL RAND, established in 1905 and headquartered in North Carolina, US, is one of the world’s leading companies in flow creation and industrial products.

Driven by an entrepreneurial spirit and ownership mindset, INGERSOLL RAND is committed to helping make life better. We provide innovative and mission-critical industrial, energy, medical and specialty vehicle products and services across 40+ respected brands designed to excel in even the most complex and harsh conditions where downtime is especially costly.

One of our strategic imperatives powering our progress, Lead Sustainably, was unveiled in 2022 and encompasses our commitment to sustainability with respect to both accelerated growth and our own operations.

In product and service innovation, our teams are embracing the DfS process, and a significant percentage of our intellectual property portfolio is related to sustainability. On the inorganic side, we continue to acquire companies that enhance and expand our product and service capabilities and enable us to deliver efficiency benefits to customers when they need it.

INGERSOLL RAND have set 2050 net-zero target in our operational goals published within our Sustainability Report.

Involvement in the CCUS value chain is a key aspect within our sustainability strategy, and directly contributes to INGERSOLL RAND ambition to expand our low-carbon and decarbonised business through leveraging the group’s collective strengths”

The Showcase presentation can be downloaded below, and the recording can be accessed here.

All Member Forum

Posted on: March 11th, 2024 by ccsaEditor

All Member Forum

Posted on: March 11th, 2024 by ccsaEditor

All Member Forum

Posted on: March 11th, 2024 by ccsaEditor

The recording of the session can be viewed here, and the slides can be viewed below.

Decarbonising the Industrial Clusters

Posted on: March 8th, 2024 by ccsaEditor

The Institution of Mechanical Engineers are holding a seminar on Tuesday, 16th April 2024 in Teesside on ‘Decarbonising the Industrial Clusters’.

Join this seminar to find out more about the lessons learned and technological advances from these clusters and how they can be used to accelerate decarbonisation in wider industries.

Find out more and register here.

All Member Forum

Posted on: March 5th, 2024 by ccsaEditor

The recording of the session can be viewed here, and the slides can be accessed below.

CCSA Member Discussion Forum with Clarksons

Posted on: March 4th, 2024 by ccsaEditor

The CCSA is delighted to host an in-person Member Discussion Forum with Clarksons, “CO2 Vessel Supply and the Global Shipbuilding Picture”, on Thursday 20th June 2024.

This event will take place at the Clarksons offices, Commodity Quay, London E1W 1BF.

CCSA Member Discussion Forums are kindly hosted by a member and are open to all CCSA members. In addition to hearing the latest from the member host, there will be plenty of opportunity to network with other members. These free to attend meetings are a member benefit, so we encourage you to consider sending a representative from your organisation.

Event overview:

The event will provide an in-depth overview of the global shipbuilding sector, beginning with a presentation from the Managing Director of Clarksons Research, Stephen Gordon, which will discuss CO2 Vessel Supply and the Global Shipbuilding Picture.

The panel discussion will explore the shipbuilding mix from design to delivery, with a focus on critical components, and delving into the benefits of synchronising CCS project timelines with shipbuilding and chartering. The panellists will also discuss the need to protect key stakeholders in shipping projects, focusing on due diligence, clarity of process and intelligent decision making.

Event agenda:

16:30 – Arrivals and registration

16:50 – Introductions from Clarksons and a welcome from session moderator Olivia Powis, CCSA

17:00 – Presentation from Clarksons

17:15 – Panel starts (45 minutes discussion + 15 minutes Q&A)


Additional speakers will be confirmed shortly.

18:00 – Networking drinks

20:30 – Event ends

Please sign up here to register your interest for the event. Places are limited so please register as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.

We will be in touch closer to the date to confirm your place.

2024 CCSA EU Conference

Posted on: March 1st, 2024 by ccsaEditor

Check the agenda here

Join us for the 2024 Carbon Capture & Storage Association’s (CCSA) EU Conference on the 3rd of July 2024, in Brussels. Experience a day of insightful panels with 20+ industry and EU Institution speakers discussing the future of CCUS in Europe.

The format

The event will be held in person at the Nhow Bloom Brussels Hotel, with 200+ delegates expected for in-person attendance.

The conference agenda will include panel sessions and networking opportunities throughout the day – including a 1-hour lunch break and networking drinks at the end of the programme.

This will be the flagship CCUS conference to attend this year in Brussels. It will offer significant opportunities to network and build business partnerships, whilst learning about CCUS in Europe.

Don’t miss this chance to attend the first 2024 CCSA EU Conference, gain valuable CCUS knowledge and broader your network.

Confirmed speakers:

•  Tatiana Márquez Uriarte – Member of Cabinet of the Commissioner for Energy, European Commission.

•  Maria Velkova – Deputy Head of Unit, DG CLIMA, European Commission.

•  Sebastian Fischer – Policy Advisor, Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Climate Action of Germany.

•  Dražen Tumara – Project Officer, Joint Research Centre, European Commission.

•  Emmanouil Kakaras – Executive Vice President NEXT Energy, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries.

•  Bruce Moore – Head of Strategy & Decarbonisation, Director Europe & Africa, Mitsui O.S.K. Lines.

•  Ellina Levina – Head of Public Affairs, Global CCS Institute

•  Scarlett Ann Mertin – Policy Advisor, GIE.

•  Nicolas Peugniez – Head of Strategy, GRTgaz.

•  Vincent Michel – GO4ZERO Program Director, Holcim.

•  Antoine Hoxha – Director General, Fertilizers Europe.

•  Caterina de Matteis – Senior Policy Manager, IOGP Europe.

•  Emmanuel Brutin – Public Affairs Director, Cembureau.

•  Joanna Frankowska – Account Manager for Energy & Living, CEN & CENELEC

•  Toby Lockwood – Technology and Markets Director, CATF.

•  Erika Ahlqvist – Vice President of Sustainability, Hydro Extrusions

•  Oscar Schily – Climate Policy Manager, Climeworks.

•  Ennio Prizzi – Policy Officer, Bioenergy Europe.

•  Els Jooris – Business Opportunity Manager, Shell.

•  James McAreavey – Global Head of CCUS, Xodus.

•  Pia Malene Andersen – Advisor CCS Section, Norwegian Ministry of Energy.

•  Morten Skovgaard Olsen – CCS Advisor, Danish Energy Agency


Register to attend here

CCSA exhibiting at Innovation Zero

Posted on: February 29th, 2024 by ccsaEditor

Innovation Zero is the UK’s largest net-zero congress, taking place on 30 April – 1 May 2024 at Olympia, London.

Supported by the UK Government, this event connects 12,000+ innovators, investors, funders, policymakers, and businesses across multiple sectors, to accelerate the transition towards a low carbon economy and society.

With a world-class conference programme consisting of 200+ sessions across 14 specialised forums including energy, finance, transport, industrial, infrastructure, and advanced technology, delegates can delve into cutting-edge insights, unveiling new policies, game-changing announcements, and emerging trends. The event also showcases 350+ technology and solution providers, offering a first-hand look at the latest innovations and investment
opportunities that are shaping the low carbon landscape.

New for 2024 is the dedicated Infrastructure Zero event, which will run in parallel to Innovation Zero, attracting investors and leaders in low carbon and green infrastructure.

For anyone who develops, produces, deploys, and funds low carbon solutions, Innovation Zero is an essential meeting place for announcements,
partnerships, deal-making, and collaborations. Find out more on the conference website here.

Tickets are free until the 1st April – Register here!

The CCSA will be exhibiting at stand F56.