Climate Challenge: Putting the Carbon Genie Back| 21mins
Director: Bernard Robert Charrue | Producer: Dev TV
Focus Years: 2007 | Country: Switzerland
Can technology on the grand scale solve the problem of the build-up of greenhouse gases? The Norwegian state oil and gas company Statoil is currently experimenting with injecting CO2 into a deep saline formation 800 meters below the North Sea. The Dakota Gasification Company in the United States is dehydrating, compressing and piping CO2 to Canada to assist the extraction of oil in the Weyburn oil field.