Leah Douglas of Reuters reports on the challenges of permitting carbon capture projects.
- Two high profile carbon capture pipeline projects have been halted due to landowner opposition and permitting challenges.
- Iowa-based Summit Carbon Solutions and Nebraska-based Navigator CO2 Ventures have proposed two projects that would transport as much as 27 million tons of CO2 annually through 3,300 miles of pipelines to permanent underground storage sites.
- While lawmakers need to reform the permitting process for projects, developers must also further engage with communities to reduce setbacks.
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