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Storing and using carbon – why it matters for the transition

Carbon capture, utilisation and storage sounds almost too good to be true. What role will it have in the transition to a fossil-free future? What are its advantages, and what are its drawbac...

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Five better things do with carbon dioxide

Instead of regarding carbon dioxide as a threat, we should realise it’s an essential element for almost all products used by mankind. To be able to reach the necessary climate targets, carbo...

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Robert Mattsson, project manager for the carbon dioxide separation facility in Jordbro.

Vattenfall takes major step towards negative emissions in Jordbro

In Jordbro outside Stockholm, Vattenfall plans to have a facility in place by 2028 that will be able to capture up to 150,000 tonnes of carbon dioxide from the biomass fuelled heat plant. No...

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3D visualisation of CCS at Sleipner in Norway, copyright Equinor
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Norway’s Sleipner: Where CO2 has been buried in the rock since 1996

As the debate about carbon capture and storage (CCS) rages on elsewhere, carbon dioxide has been successfully stored deep below the North Sea outside the coast of Norway since 1996, in the w...

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Offshore wind continues to play major role in energy transition

2023 was a great year for offshore wind in the Netherlands with the opening of wind farm Hollandse Kust Zuid. But in the UK, Vattenfall paused construction of the Norfolk Boreas wind farm an...

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Vattenfall reviews HySkies project scope

Vattenfall and Shell are reviewing the scope for the HySkies electrofuel project with the ambition to find new partners to join Vattenfall.

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Vattenfall receives top marks for its climate work

Vattenfall has received the highest rating in the Carbon Disclosure Project's (CDP) environmental disclosure ranking for 2023, along with just under 400 other companies around the world.

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Anna Borg, Vattenfall’s President and CEO

Full-year report: Strategic divestments strengthen Vattenfall's preparedness for the future

Electricity prices dropped significantly during 2023, which had a major impact on Vattenfall's earnings. Through strategic divestments of the heating operations in Berlin and our wind power ...

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