CCCI celebrates federal & provincial investments

The Carbon Capture and Conversion Institute celebrated a $950,000 investment during official opening ceremonies on Sept. 14, 2017. It was also recognized that in January 2017, the Province of British Columbia contributed $100,000 from its Innovative Clean Energy Fund to support the purchase of equipment for the facility. Over 50 people attended the event at… Continue Reading →

CCCI moves into new headquarters

The Carbon Capture and Conversion Institute has moved into its permanent headquarters on Mitchell Island in Richmond, B.C. The building, operated by CCCI partner BC Research, provides space, equipment and experts to help with technology development, testing and scale up. It’s located within 25 minutes of the Vancouver International Airport and downtown Vancouver. Building Details… Continue Reading →

CREATE program in carbon capture

The Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) of Canada established the Collaborative Research and Training Experience (CREATE) Program to produce highly qualified personnel in an area of high strategic value to Canada. The CREATE Training Program in Carbon Capture brings together researchers from science, engineering, political science and business from across Canada studying inter-related… Continue Reading →

CMC Research Institutes – President Search

CMC Research Institutes, Inc. (CMCRI) is leading the transformation of Canada‚Äôs industrial economy to thrive in a low carbon world. CMCRI is an independent, not-for-profit entity that designs, creates, and operates research clusters which catalyze and deliver technology innovation in support of a single mission: the elimination of industrial greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. CMCRI is… Continue Reading →

CMC & NRG COSIA Carbon XPRIZE sign partnership agreement

VANCOUVER — The NRG COSIA Carbon XPRIZE and CMC Research Institutes today announced a partnership that will support teams competing in a $20M global competition to develop cutting-edge technologies that convert carbon dioxide emissions into high-value products. Under the terms of the partnership, teams have the option of using facilities and experts at CMC Research… Continue Reading →

Premier Clark announces climate plan at CCCI facility

B.C. Premier Christy Clark announced the province’s Climate Action Plan at the Technology Commercialization and Innovation Centre on August 19. While at the site, which will headquarter the Carbon Capture and Conversion Institute when complete, CMC’s President Richard Adamson toured Premier Clark through a number of displays that had been set up by researchers from… Continue Reading →

Institute featured in article

Dr. Naoko Ellis was recently interviewed about the Carbon Capture and Conversion Institute and the Technology Commercialization and Innovation Centre. The article appeared on the site. To read the piece click here.