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ELEGANCY Conference

The first ELEGANCY Conference was held in Brussels, 8 November 2018.


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In this conference, participants learned about the ELEGANCY project and the results from its first year of operation, and heard perspectives of relevant external stakeholders.

Read the blog summarizing the talks at the conference, and see videos and pictures. 

ELEGANCY is an ACT research project that aims to develop a commercial model for industrial CCS and hydrogen production and distribution. The findings and tools developed will be applied to five national case studies.

Programme including the talks

09:00   Registration
09:30 Welcome, HSE and introduction (Nils A. Røkke, SINTEF/EERA)
09:50 ELEGANCY overview (Svend T. Munkejord, SINTEF)
Low carbon solutions (Steinar Eikaas, Equinor)
10:40 Coffee break & Poster session
11:00 H21 (Dan Sadler, Northern Gas Networks)
ELEGANCY case studies (Gunhild A. Reigstad, SINTEF)
Climate effects of various CCU and CCS measures (Ana Serdoner, Bellona)
12:30 Lunch
13:30 H2@Scale (Bryan Pivovar, National Renewable Energy Laboratory)
Laboratory studies to understand the controls on flow and transport for subsurface CO2 storage (Ronny Pini, Imperial College London)
Decametre-scale experiment at the Mont Terri Underground Rock Laboratory: Injection of CO2-rich brine in a fault zone (Anne Obermann, ETH Zürich)
14:30 Coffee break & Poster session
15:00 Accelerating the energy transition - EU perspective (Vassilios Kougionas, European Commission)
Economic and legal barriers and opportunities (Catherine Banet, University of Oslo)
Can we produce "green steel" with "blue hydrogen"? (Jorgo Chatzimarkakis, Hydrogen Europe)
16:30 End of session
19:30 Dinner


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