CCS Demo Project Launch

Conference, Brussels, 1st of December 2010

With the occasion of the Romanian National Day, The Romanian Government through the Minister of Commerce and Business Environment launched officially in Brussels the Demonstrative Project for CO2 Capture and Storage – CCS Romania. At the event attended representatives of government from the EU members. Romanian delegation presented the concept and the current status of CCS Demonstrative Project, and the representatives of the institutions and organizations, internationally recognized as promoters of CCS technologies, have expressed the support and interest in the concept of the CCS demonstrative project, proposed by Romania.

Speakers: Peter Erich ARNOLD, Alstom Carbon Capture – Germany; Arnaud VAN DER BEKEN, Schumberger Carbon Services; Robert SANTER, Policy Officer EC – DG Enviromnet; Martina DOPPELHAMMER, Legal Adviser EC – DG Climat Action; Giles DICKSON, Vice President, Government Relations Europe, ALSTOM Power; Isabelle CZERNICHOWSKI- LAURIOL, Executive Committee, CO2 GeoNet; Constantin SAVA, Department Director GeoEcomar; Cristiana ION, Quality Infrastructure and Environment Division Director METBE.