University of Calgary

ENCH 650 - C02 Capture, Utilization, and Storage (CCUS): Principles, Technologies, and Analysis - Winter 2024

Introduction to the concepts of carbon cycle and sustainable development. Study principles, design, and application of various CCUS technology streams such as absorption, adsorption, membranes, oxy-fuel combustion, chemical looping combustion, and C02 conversion. Overview of geological sequestration of CO2 and negative emission technologies such as DAC (Direct Air Capture), BECCS (Bio-Energy with CCS) and Indirect Ocean Capture. Introduction to the concepts of Life cycle and techno-economic assessment to analyze the feasibility of CCUS technologies. Discussion on sustainability aspects of CCUS with focus on policy & regulatory landscape for CCUS in Canada. Also known as: (formerly Chemical Engineering 619.66 CO2 Capture:Sci, Engg, Society)
This course may not be repeated for credit.


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